myelogram

[mahy-uh-luh-gram]
noun Medicine/Medical.
an x-ray photograph of the spinal cord, following administration of a radiopaque substance into the spinal subarachnoid space.

Origin:
1935–40; myelo- + -gram1

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myelogram (maɪˈɛləˌɡræm)
 
n
an X-ray of the spinal cord, after injection with a radio-opaque medium
 
mye'lography
 
n

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myelogram my·e·lo·gram (mī'ə-lə-grām')
n.
An x-ray of the spinal cord after injection of air or a radiopaque substance into the subarachnoid space.


my'e·log'ra·phy (-lŏg'rə-fē) n.
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Myelogram may be done to determine the size and location of disk herniation.
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