nephrotomogram

[nĕf′rō-tōmə-grăm′]

n.

A sectional radiograph of the kidneys following intravenous administration of contrast material to improve visualization of the renal parenchyma.

Nearby words

  1. nephrosis,
  2. nephrostogram,
  3. nephrostome,
  4. nephrotic,
  5. nephrotic syndrome,
  6. nephrotomy,
  7. nephrotoxicity,
  8. nephrotoxin,
  9. nephrotrophic,
  10. nephrotuberculosis

Related formsneph′ro•to•mogra•phy (-tō-mŏgrə-fē) n.


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