lymphangiography

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

noun

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

QUIZZES

BECOME A PRO CHEF WITH THIS EXQUISITE CUISINE QUIZ!

Even if you can't be a professional chef, you can at least talk like one with this vocabulary quiz.
Question 1 of 9
You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?
Also called lymphography.

Origin of lymphangiography

First recorded in 1940–45; lymphangi- + -o- + -graphy

OTHER WORDS FROM lymphangiography

lym·phan·gi·o·gram [lim-fan-jee-uh-gram], /lɪmˈfæn dʒi əˌgræm/, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Medical definitions for lymphangiography

lymphangiography
[ lĭm-făn′jē-ŏgrə-fē ]

n.

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

Other words from lymphangiography

lym•phangi•o•gram′ (-ə-grăm′) n.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.