noun, plural aortographies.
x-ray examination of the aorta following injection of radiopaque dye.

1930–35; aort(a) + -o- + -graphy

aortographic [ey-awr-tuh-graf-ik] , adjective Unabridged
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aortography a·or·tog·ra·phy (ā'ôr-tŏg'rə-fē)
The radiographic visualization of the aorta and its branches by injection of a radiopaque substance.

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Thoracic aortography is widely accepted as the gold standard for evaluating patients with suspected aortic injury.
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