TITLE

lymphangiography

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1279
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
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 The technique has been replaced by computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging.
ACCESSION #
21234638

 

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