January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1279
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A definition of the term "lymphangiography" is presented. It is the immediate radiological investigation of the lymphatic vessels after injection of a contrast medium through cutdown, usually on the dorsum of the hand or foot. The term is synonymous to lymphography. The technique has been replaced by computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging.


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