Definition of lymphangiography in English:



mass nounMedicine
  • X-ray examination of the vessels of the lymphatic system after injection of a substance opaque to X-rays.

    • ‘From the day following the lymphangiography, the volume of drained fluid gradually decreased and finally stopped.’
    • ‘According to the lymphangiography, the portals encompassed the external iliac nodes.’
    • ‘The lymphangiography can show a lymphopericardial fistula as well as irregular formation of the lymph vessels.’
    • ‘As demonstrated in the literature, lymphangiography combined with CT is the standard procedure for detecting the obstruction site of the thoracic duct or a tumor mass in the mediastinal area.’