noun, plural an·gi·o·car·di·og·ra·phies.

x-ray examination of the heart and its blood vessels following intravenous injection of radiopaque fluid; coronary angiography.

Nearby words

  1. anginose scarlatina,
  2. anginous,
  3. angio-,
  4. angioblast,
  5. angioblastoma,
  6. angiocardiokinetic,
  7. angiocardiopathy,
  8. angiocarditis,
  9. angiocarp,
  10. angiocarpous

Origin of angiocardiography

First recorded in 1935–40; angio- + cardiography

Related formsan·gi·o·car·di·o·graph·ic [an-jee-oh-kahr-dee-uh-graf-ik] /ˌæn dʒi oʊˌkɑr di əˈgræf ɪk/, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for angiocardiography




Examination of the heart and associated blood vessels using x-rays following the injection of a radiopaque substance.
Related formsan′gi•o•car′di•o•graphic (-ə-grăfĭk) adj.

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