Definition of "hysterosalpingogram" [hysterosalpingogram]

  • An X-ray image taken during hysterosalpingography (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "hysterosalpingogram" in a sentence
  • "If you suspect you may have developed scar tissue as a result of a past infection, talk to your doctor about a simple procedure known as a hysterosalpingogram, a special X-ray of your uterus and fallopian tubes, described in Chapter 17."
  • "I had routine blood work done, and had a hysterosalpingogram—a procedure in which dye is injected into the Fallopian tubes and an X-ray is performed while the dye is “clamped” inside."
  • "HSG - that's short for hysterosalpingogram, a study in which dye is injected through the uterus into the fallopian tubes to see if they are blocked or open."