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myelogram

[mahy-uh-luh-gram] /ˈmaɪ ə ləˌgræm/
noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
an x-ray photograph of the spinal cord, following administration of a radiopaque substance into the spinal subarachnoid space.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; myelo- + -gram1
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  • myelogram may be done to determine the size and location of disk herniation.
British Dictionary definitions for myelogram

myelogram

/maɪˈɛləˌɡræm/
noun
1.
an X-ray of the spinal cord, after injection with a radio-opaque medium
Derived Forms
myelography, noun
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myelogram in Medicine

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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