Pyelography meaning

pīə-lŏgrə-fē
X-ray photography of the renal pelvises and the urinary tract in which visualization is enabled by the injection with a radiopaque contrast medium either into the bloodstream or into the ureter.
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The taking of X-ray pictures of the kidney and ureter after they have been filled with some radiopaque solution.
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X-ray photography of the renal pelvises and the urinary tract in which visualization is enabled by the injection with a radiopaque contrast medium either into the bloodstream or into the ureter.
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(medicine) Radiography of the kidney, ureter and bladder following injection of a radiopaque substance.
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Origin of pyelography

  • Greek puelos basin pyelitis –graphy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • pyelo- +"Ž -graphy

    From Wiktionary