arthrography

[ahr-throg-ruh-fee]
noun
x-ray examination of a joint following injection of a radiopaque substance.

Origin:
1855–60; arthro- + -graphy

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arthrography (ɑːˈθrɒɡrəfɪ)
 
n
the X-ray examination of a joint after injection of a contrast medium into the joint space

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arthrography ar·throg·ra·phy (är-thrŏg'rə-fē)
n.
Examination of the interior of a joint using x-rays following the injection of a radiopaque substance.


ar'thro·gram' (är'thrə-grām') n.
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Sometimes, a special imaging test called arthrography is needed to diagnose a rotator cuff tear.
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