hysterosalpingography

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noun hys·ter·o·sal·pin·gog·ra·phy \ˌhi-stə-rō-ˌsal-piŋ-ˈgä-grə-fē\

Definition of hysterosalpingography

plural

hysterosalpingographies

  1. :  examination of the uterus and fallopian tubes by radiography after injection of an opaque medium

Origin and Etymology of hysterosalpingography

hyster- + Latin salping-, salpinx fallopian tube + English -graphy — more at salpingitis


First Known Use: 1941


Medical Dictionary

hysterosalpingography

noun hys·ter·o·sal·pin·gog·ra·phy \-ˌsal-ˌpiŋ-ˈgäg-rə-fē\

Medical Definition of hysterosalpingography

plural

hysterosalpingographies

  1. :  examination of the uterus and fallopian tubes by radiography after injection of an opaque medium—called also uterosalpingography


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