angiogram

[an-jee-uh-gram]

noun

an x-ray produced by angiography.

Nearby words

  1. angiofibrosis,
  2. angiogenesis,
  3. angiogenesis factor,
  4. angiogenin,
  5. angioglioma,
  6. angiographic,
  7. angiography,
  8. angiohemophilia,
  9. angiohyalinosis,
  10. angioid

Origin of angiogram

First recorded in 1930–35; angio- + -gram1

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British Dictionary definitions for angiogram

angiogram

noun

an X-ray picture obtained by angiography
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Word Origin and History for angiogram

angiogram

n.

1933, from angio- + -gram.

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Medicine definitions for angiogram

angiogram

[ănjē-ə-grăm′]

n.

An angiographic x-ray of blood vessels used in diagnosing pathological conditions of the cardiovascular system.//An x-ray of one or more blood vessels produced by angiography and used in diagnosing pathology in the cardiovascular system, such as arteriosclerosis.

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Science definitions for angiogram

angiogram

[ănjē-ə-grăm′]

An x-ray of one or more blood vessels produced by angiography and used in diagnosing pathology in the cardiovascular system, such as arteriosclerosis.
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