arteriography


ar·te·ri·og·ra·phy

noun \är-ˌtir-ē-ˈä-grə-fē\
plural ar·te·ri·og·ra·phies

Definition of ARTERIOGRAPHY

:  the radiographic visualization of an artery after injection of a radiopaque substance
ar·te·rio·graph·ic \-ē-ə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective

Origin of ARTERIOGRAPHY

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1929

ar·te·ri·og·ra·phy

noun \är-ˌtir-ē-ˈäg-rə-fē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural ar·te·ri·og·ra·phies

Medical Definition of ARTERIOGRAPHY

: the radiographic visualization of an artery after injection of a radiopaque substance
ar·te·rio·graph·ic \-ē-ə-ˈgraf-ik\ adjective
ar·te·rio·graph·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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