- an x-ray photograph of the spinal cord, following administration of a radiopaque substance into the spinal subarachnoid space.
Origin of myelogram
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- an X-ray of the spinal cord, after injection with a radio-opaque medium
- An x-ray of the spinal cord after injection of air or a radiopaque substance into the subarachnoid space.
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