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urography Line breaks: ur|og¦raphy
Pronunciation: /jʊˈrɒɡrəfi/

Definition of urography in English:


Another term for pyelography.
Example sentences
  • Investigations of the upper urinary tract, such as intravenous urography and ultrasonography, may be appropriate for referred renal pain.
  • Intravenous urography is no longer the gold standard for diagnosing urolithiasis.
  • Computed tomographic scan and urography showed no tumor.


Example sentences
  • Intravenous urograms provide only gross images of the kidneys and miss other local pathology.
  • An intravenous urogram revealed a filling defect in the right renal pelvis, and cystoscopy showed blood emerging from the right ureteric orifice only.
  • An intravenous urogram is superior in these circumstances and would therefore be the next investigation.
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