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Medical Term:

angiography

Pronunciation: an′jē-og′ră-fē

Definition: Radiography of vessels after the injection of a radiopaque contrast material; usually requires percutaneous insertion of a radiopaque catheter and positioning under fluoroscopic control.

[angio- + G. graphō, to write]

See Also: arteriography, venography

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