radiogram

Primary Meanings of radiogram

1.
n
a message transmitted by wireless telegraphy
2.
n
a photographic image produced on a radiosensitive surface by radiation other than visible light (especially by X-rays or gamma rays)
Full Definitions of radiogram
1

n a message transmitted by wireless telegraphy

Type of:
message
a communication (usually brief) that is written or spoken or signaled
2

n a photographic image produced on a radiosensitive surface by radiation other than visible light (especially by X-rays or gamma rays)

Synonyms:
radiograph, shadowgraph, skiagram, skiagraph
Types:
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autoradiograph
a radiogram produced by radiation emitted by the specimen being photographed
X ray, X-ray, X-ray photograph, X-ray picture, roentgenogram
a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays; used in medical diagnosis
angiocardiogram
a series of X rays representing the action of the heart and its blood vessels after the injection of a radiopaque substance
angiogram
an X-ray representation of blood vessels made after the injection of a radiopaque substance
arteriogram
an X ray of an artery filled with a contrast medium
arthrogram
an X ray of a joint after the injection of a contrast medium
encephalogram, pneumoencephalogram
an X ray of the brain made by replacing spinal fluid with a gas (usually oxygen) to improve contrast
hysterosalpingogram
X ray of the uterus and Fallopian tubes; usually done in diagnosing infertility (to see if there any blockages)
mammogram
X-ray film of the soft tissue of the breast
myelogram
X-ray film of the spinal cord and spinal nerve roots and subarachnoid space
pyelogram
an X ray of the kidneys and ureters
phlebogram, venogram
an X ray of a vein injected with a radiopaque contrast medium
Type of:
exposure, photo, photograph, pic, picture
a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material

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