venography

[ vee-nog-ruh-fee ]
/ viˈnɒg rə fi /

noun

x-ray examination of a vein or veins following injection of a radiopaque substance.

QUIZZES

BEAT THE DOLDRUMS WITH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

We know you’ll tackle this quiz totis viribus! See how many words from the week of Oct 12–18, 2020 you get right!
Question 1 of 7
What does “Indigenous” mean?
Also called phlebography.

Origin of venography

First recorded in 1925–30; veno- + -graphy
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for venography

venography
/ (vɪˈnɒɡrəfɪ) /

noun med

radiography of veins after injection of a contrast mediumAlso called: phlebography
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for venography

venography
[ vĭ-nŏgrə-fē ]

n.

Radiography of veins or a vein after injection of a radiopaque substance.
phlebography
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.