Definition of roentgenogram in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈrəːntɡənə(ʊ)ɡram/
Pronunciation: /ˈrʌntdʒənə(ʊ)ɡram/
Pronunciation: /ˈrɒntɡənə(ʊ)ɡram/


chiefly Medicine
An X-ray photograph.
Example sentences
  • Anteroposterior and lateral roentgenograms, MRI scans, and direct visual inspection were used to screen human cadaveric knee specimens for inclusion in the study.
  • After placement, a chest roentgenogram or barium esophagography is performed to reconfirm stent position.
  • A woman was admitted to our hospital due to abnormal shadows found on chest roentgenograms, and CT detected a number of pulmonary nodules in whole lung fields.

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