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.

Origin of amniography

1965–70; amnio- (as combining form of amnion) + -graphy Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

amniography in Medicine




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