Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Radiologic visualization of the arteries following injection of a radiopaque substance.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A description of the arterial system.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A systematic description of the arteries.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun radiography of an artery

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun roentgenographic examination of arteries

Etymologies

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arterio- + -graphy

Examples

  • Even though their HDL levels decreased, these patients showed reversal of their heart disease using state-of-the-art measures such as quantitative coronary arteriography, cardiac PET scans, thallium scans, and radionuclide ventriculography in randomized controlled trials published in leading peer-reviewed journals.

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  • Even though their HDL levels decreased, these patients showed reversal of their heart disease using state-of-the-art measures such as quantitative coronary arteriography, cardiac PET scans, thallium scans, and radionuclide ventriculography in randomized controlled trials published in leading peer-reviewed journals.

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  • Also known as angiography or arteriography, this special x-ray helps to detect if your coronary arteries are blocked, where, and by how much.

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  • Often people are then sent for other types of more invasive scans and even coronary arteriography, none of which are totally benign.

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  • They showed reversal of their heart disease using state-of-the-art measures such as quantitative coronary arteriography, cardiac PET scans, thallium scans, and radionuclide ventriculography in randomized controlled trials published in leading peer-reviewed journals.

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  • I do wonder if your diagnosis of claudication was correct in the first place, but that the test you ordered wasn't sensitive enough to find a focal lesion; arteriography of the right leg might provide the information needed to confirm the diagnosis.

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  • Even though their HDL levels decreased, these patients showed reversal of their heart disease using state-of-the-art measures such as quantitative coronary arteriography, cardiac PET scans, thallium scans and radionuclide ventriculography in randomized controlled trials published in the leading peer-reviewed journals.

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  • Even though their HDL levels decreased, these patients showed reversal of their heart disease using state-of-the-art measures such as quantitative coronary arteriography, cardiac PET scans, thallium scans and radionuclide ventriculography in randomized controlled trials published in the leading peer-reviewed journals.

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  • They showed reversal of their heart disease using state-of-the-art measures such as quantitative coronary arteriography, cardiac PET scans, thallium scans, and radionuclide ventriculography in randomized controlled trials published in leading peer-reviewed journals.

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  • Quantitative arteriography, before and after a year, and cardiac PET scans.

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