myelogram


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myelogram

[′mī·ə·lə‚gram]
(medicine)
Roentgenogram of the spinal cord, made by myelography.
(pathology)
Differential cell study of material extracted from bone marrow.
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1999) (holding that nature of patient's injury following cervical myelogram was not of the kind that was immediately apparent as being caused by medical malpractice); King v.
Some physicians still rely on bone scans, myelograms, CT scans, and even conventional X-rays.
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During the course of jury deliberations, the jury requested the plaintiff's complete medical records including MRIs, CTs, myelogram and a light box.
Consideration for a weight-bearing lumbar myelogram was also entertained because, at times, disc herniation can be appreciated on upright images but remain occult on recumbent MRI study.
A CT myelogram did not show any narrowing of the joint-capsule s pace.
Doctors can take conventional X-rays, perform a lumbar puncture (spinal tap), or use a myelogram (an X-ray taken after dye is injected into the spinal area) to check for the presence of spinal abscesses.
Myelogram - A contrast dye is injected into the spinal column for showing herniated disks, bone spurs and tumors.
Standard diagnostic procedure trays are available for the following seven procedures: lumbar puncture, myelogram, arthrogram, amniocentesis, paracentesis/thoracentesis, bone marrow aspiration and biopsy, and soft tissue biopsy.
I think she is entirely functional, and in better shape than myself, but she really wants a myelogram, and we will get one.
Radiological imaging may include plain films, CT, MRI, myelogram with post-infusion CT and a bone scan.