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angiocardiography

[an-jee-oh-kahr-dee-og-ruh-fee] /ˌæn dʒi oʊˌkɑr diˈɒg rə fi/
noun, plural angiocardiographies.
1.
x-ray examination of the heart and its blood vessels following intravenous injection of radiopaque fluid; coronary angiography.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; angio- + cardiography
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angiocardiographic
[an-jee-oh-kahr-dee-uh-graf-ik] /ˌæn dʒi oʊˌkɑr di əˈgræf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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angiocardiography in Medicine

angiocardiography an·gi·o·car·di·og·ra·phy (ān'jē-ō-kär'dē-ŏg'rə-fē)
n.
Examination of the heart and associated blood vessels using x-rays following the injection of a radiopaque substance.


an'gi·o·car'di·o·graph'ic (-ə-grāf'ĭk) adj.
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