angiography

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angiography

[‚an·jē′äg·rə·fē]
(medicine)
Roentgenographic visualization of blood vessels following injection of a radiopaque material.
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Spiral computed tomographic renal angiography is a noninvasive and accurate test for the evaluation of the donor arterial anatomy.
"Drive-by" renal angiography is the pejorative name used when a cardiologist does renal angiography during an elective coronary intervention.
A few of the many covered are aorta, femoral and renal angiography; cardiac catheterization; neuroradiology and some other less frequently performed procedures, including hysterosalpingography, lymphangiography and bronchograms.
Ultrasonography of abdomen and pelvis were done in all cases, abdominal computerized tomography (CT) with contrast was performed in 17 patients, intravenous urography (IVU) in 24, combined IVU + CT in 14, combined IVU + Ultrasound scan in 12, combined ultrasonography, computerized tomography and renal angiography done in 2 patients.
The indications for renal angiography were gross haematuria (28) and perirenal/retroperitoneal haematoma (n=3), subcapsular haematoma (1).
Renal angiography was undertaken with a view to embolization of any bleeding lesion.