[ am-nee-og-ruh-fee ]
/ ˌæm niˈɒg rə fi /
noun, plural am·ni·og·ra·phies.
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.
- amnion nodosum,
Origin of amniography
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[ ăm′nē-ŏg′rə-fē ]
Radiographic examination of the amnion following its injection with a radiopaque substance.
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