[ lim-fan-jee-og-ruh-fee ]
/ lɪmˌfæn dʒiˈɒg rə fi /


x-ray visualization of lymph vessels and nodes following injection of a contrast medium.

Origin of lymphangiography

First recorded in 1940–45; lymphangi- + -o- + -graphy
Also called lymphography.

Related forms

lym·phan·gi·o·gram [lim-fan-jee-uh-gram] /lɪmˈfæn dʒi əˌgræm/, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for lymphangiography


[ lĭm-făn′jē-ŏgrə-fē ]


Radiography of the lymph nodes and lymphatic vessels following the injection of a radiopaque substance.lymphography

Related forms

lym•phangi•o•gram′ (-ə-grăm′) n.
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