vasography


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vasography

 [vas-og´rah-fe]
2. contrast delineation of the vas deferens and seminal vesicles.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

va·sog·ra·phy

(vā-sog'ră-fē),
Radiography of the vas deferens to determine patency, by injecting contrast medium into its lumen either transurethrally or by open vasotomy.
[vas + G. graphō, to write]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

va·sog·ra·phy

(vā-sog'ră-fē)
Radiography of the vas deferens to determine patency, by injecting contrast medium into its lumen either transurethrally or by open vasotomy.
[vas + G. graphō, to write]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Caption: Figure 2: Image of vasography. (a) Right vasography; (b) left vasography.
For Impedance Cardio Vasography (ICVG) testing (Model- NICOMON, Larsen & Toubro) (5), the subject was made to lie supine comfortably with both the arms by the side in the level of his/her heart, the blood pressure was measured from the left arm, electrocardiograph (ECG) electrodes were applied over the chest and sensing electrodes VI and V2; 25 cm.
For adult patients with CAVD, vasography or transrectal ultrasonography can also be utilized to visualize a missing segment of vas deferens and fertility exam is also strongly recommended.