Radiology - Diagnostic Procedures

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angiocardiography

process of viewing the heart and blood vessels by injecting radiopaque dye into circulating blood and exposing the chest to X-rays

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angiography

process of recording a vessel through the use of radiopaque dye and X-rays

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bronchography

process of viewing the bronchus by X-ray examination

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cholangiogram

X-ray examination of the bile ducts

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cholecystogram

X-ray examination of the gallbladder

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echocardiogram

ultrasound that records the function of the valves and flow of blood through the heart

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echogram

examination of body structures using ultrasound imaging techniques

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fluroscopy

examination of body tissues and deep structures by use of fluoroscope

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lymphangiography

X-rays of lymphatic vessels

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myelography

X-rays of the spinal cord

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pyelography

X-rays of the kidneys and ureters

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radiography

X-rays

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radioimmunoassay

measurement of antigen-antibody interaction using radioactive substances

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radiotherapy

treatment of disease using radioactive emissions, treatment for cancer

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salpingography

X-rays of fallopian tubes

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sonogram

image produced by sound waves reflected off body structures, examination of a part of the body using sound waves

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tomography

X-ray exam in which the X-ray device is moved to view areas of the body

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ultrasonography

imaging technique that uses sound waves to study a portion of the body