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sialography

 [si″ah-log´rah-fe]
radiographic demonstration of the salivary ducts by means of the injection of substances opaque to x-rays.

si·a·log·ra·phy

(sī'ă-log'ră-fē),
Radiography of the salivary glands and ducts after the introduction of contrast medium into the ducts.
Synonym(s): ptyalography
[sialo- + G. graphō, to write]

sialography

/si·a·log·ra·phy/ (si″ah-log´rah-fe) sialoangiography.

sialography

[sī·əlog′rəfē]
Etymology: Gk, sialon + graphein, to record
the radiographic examination of the salivary glands after injection of a radiopaque contrast medium. sialographic, adj.

sialography

Imaging A method for visualizing salivary glands and ducts by instilling radiocontrast Indications Sialadenitis, cysts, stones–sialolithiasis, dry mouth

si·a·log·ra·phy

(sī'ă-log'ră-fē)
Radiography of the salivary glands and ducts after the introduction of contrast medium into the ducts.
[sialo- + G. graphō, to write]

si·a·log·ra·phy

(sī'ă-log'ră-fē)
Radiographic imaging of the salivary glands and ducts after the area of the oral cavity has been injected with a radiopaque dye to help the clinician visualize obstruction.
[sialo- + G. graphō, to write]

sialography (sīəlog´rəfē),

n 1. inspection of the salivary ducts and glands by radiographic examination after injection of a radiopaque medium.
2. production of a sialogram.

sialography

radiographic demonstration of the salivary ducts by means of the injection of substances opaque to x-rays.
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Recent advances in diagnostic imaging for sialolithiasis include Magnetic resonance sialography9 and more recently Cone beam CT has been combined with sialography for greater accuracy.
Ultrasonography of salivary glands in primary Sjogren's syndrome: a comparison with contrast sialography and scintigraphy.
The case highlights two important MRI techniques: MR sialography and T2W fat-suppression sequence.
Salivary gland ultrasonography: can it be an alternative to sialography as an imaging modality for Sjogren's syndrome?
Sialography was performed twice at an interval of 6 months for glandular lavage that helps to clear the mucous plugs that form during the acute phase.
Salivary gland function may be tested by salivary flow studies, sialography (an x-ray of the salivary glands and ducts after injection of a dye), and salivary scintiscan (use of photography to evaluate salivary gland function after injection of a dye).
CT and X-ray Sialography are done following injection of iodinated contrast media into the ductal system.
Sialography was normal and a salivary gland biopsy was compatible with SS score of 3.
Sialography of the right parotid area identified a moderate to severe stenosis in the midportion of the parotid duct; the ductal system exhibited a marked irregularity, with multiple focal outpouchings of contrast accumulation (figure).
Sialography can be helpful in the diagnosis, but can increase further pressure in sailocele.
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