myelogram

[ mahy-uh-luh-gram ]
/ ˈmaɪ ə ləˌgræm /

noun Medicine/Medical.

an x-ray photograph of the spinal cord, following administration of a radiopaque substance into the spinal subarachnoid space.

Origin of myelogram

First recorded in 1935–40; myelo- + -gram1
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British Dictionary definitions for myelogram

myelogram

/ (maɪˈɛləˌɡræm) /

noun

an X-ray of the spinal cord, after injection with a radio-opaque medium

Derived Forms

myelography, noun
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Medicine definitions for myelogram

myelogram

[ mīə-lə-grăm′ ]

n.

An x-ray of the spinal cord after injection of air or a radiopaque substance into the subarachnoid space.

Related forms

my′e•logra•phy (-lŏgrə-fē) n.
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