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PERITONEOGRAFIYA (grech, peritonaion a peritoneum + grapho to write, represent; synonym tseliografiya) — X-ray inspection of an abdominal cavity after introduction to it of a contrast agent. The item it is experimentally studied in 1949 by L. D. Lindenbraten, and then in 1961 P. Betoulieres. In 1967 B. M. Malkin carried out a wedge, approbation of this method. P. did not gain wide practical spread occurance.

The item is made for detection of trace amount of free liquid in an abdominal cavity, estimates of vsasyvatelny ability of a peritoneum, in case of need researches of a surface of belly and pelvic bodies in difficult cases of diagnosis of tumors, for recognition of small hernias, napr, inguinal.

Contraindications are absent.

On an empty stomach after a cleansing enema under local anesthesia make a paracentesis of a front abdominal wall (see. Laparocentesis ). In an abdominal cavity enter 40 ml of 70% of solution of a triyodirovanny contrast agent into mixes from 20 ml of 0,5% of solution of novocaine. The X-ray analysis is carried out in various projections and provisions of a body of the patient, trying to obtain contrasting of the studied department of an abdominal cavity. By means of a special catheter it is possible to carry out aim P., napr, for selective contrasting of bodies of an upper part of an abdominal cavity.

Bibliography: Dalgat D. M. and Gunashev To. 3. Diagnostic opportunities of a peritoneografiya in surgical practice, Vestn, hir., t. 116, jsfti, page 28, 1976; Lindenbraten L. D. Absorption of contrast agents from a pleural and abdominal cavity, Vestn, rentgenol. and radio-gramophones., KV 5, page 64, 1952; Lindenbraten L.D.inaumov L. B. Methods of X-ray inspection of bodies and systems of the person, page 246, Tashkent, 1976; M and l to and B. M. Metodik's N of a contrast peritoneografiya, Vestn, rentgenol, and radio-gramophones. No. 1, page 41, 1967, bibliogr.; Challahs and k of T. X. imaksu-m about in and 3. And. regional kateterizatsionny contrast peritoneografiya of the upper floor of an abdominal cavity, in the same place, No. 6, page 35, 1979; M e at e r s N. A. Peritoneography, Amer. J. Roentgenol., v.117, p. 353, 1973.

L. D. Lindenbraten.