[ ey-awr-tog-ruh-fee ]
/ ˌeɪ ɔrˈtɒg rə fi /
noun, plural a·or·tog·ra·phies.
x-ray examination of the aorta following injection of radiopaque dye.
- aorticopulmonary septal defect,
- aortoiliac bypass,
- aortoiliac occlusive disease,
- aortorenal bypass
Origin of aortography
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[ ā′ôr-tŏg′rə-fē ]
The radiographic visualization of the aorta and its branches by injection of a radiopaque substance.
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