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noun, plural am·ni·og·ra·phies.
  1. an x-ray examination of the amniotic sac after the injection of an opaque solution, performed to permit visualization of the umbilical cord and the placenta.
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Origin of amniography

1965–70; amnio- (as combining form of amnion) + -graphy
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amniography in Medicine


  1. Radiographic examination of the amnion following its injection with a radiopaque substance.
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