pyelography

noun

py·​elog·​ra·​phy ˌpī-ə-ˈläg-rə-fē How to pronounce pyelography (audio)
plural pyelographies
: radiographic visualization of the renal pelvis of a kidney after injection of a radiopaque substance through the ureter or into a vein see retrograde pyelography
pyelographic adjective

Dictionary Entries Near pyelography

Cite this Entry

“Pyelography.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pyelography. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!


Words Named After People

  • name tags
  • Namesake of the leotard, Jules Léotard had what profession?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ