x-ray examination of the following injection of radiopaque dye.

aortography a·or·tog·ra·phy (ā’ôr-tŏg’rə-fē)
The radiographic visualization of the aorta and its branches by injection of a radiopaque substance.


Read Also:

  • Aortocoronary

    aortocoronary aortocoronary a·or·to·cor·o·nar·y (ā-ôr’tə-kôr’ə-něr’ē) adj. Relating to the aorta and the coronary arteries.

  • Aortogram

    aortogram aortogram a·or·to·gram (ā-ôr’tə-grām’) n. An image or set of images of the aorta made after the injection of a radiopaque substance.

  • Aortoiliac bypass

    aortoiliac bypass aortoiliac bypass a·or·to·il·i·ac bypass (ā-ôr’tō-ĭl’ē-āk’) n. A shunt uniting the aorta and iliac artery to relieve obstruction of the lower abdominal aorta.

  • Aortoiliac occlusive disease

    aortoiliac occlusive disease aortoiliac occlusive disease n. Obstruction of the abdominal aorta and its main branches by atherosclerosis. Also called Leriche’s syndrome.

Disclaimer: Aortography definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.