cholecystography


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cholecystography

[‚kō·lə‚si′stäg·rə·fē]
(medicine)
Radiography of the gallbladder following injection or ingestion of a radiopaque substance excreted in bile. Also known as Graham-Cole test.
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AN older and slightly less sensitive method is cholecystography, when you swallow an iodine-containing dye that shows up the gallbladder on X-ray.