oa South African Medical Journal - South African Medical Journal, vol. 26, no. 38, (Sep 1952), pp. 766-768.
|Article Title||South African Medical Journal, vol. 26, no. 38, (Sep 1952), pp. 766-768.|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Author||M.H. Adler, D.I. & Fainsinger|
|Publication Date||Nov 1952|
|Pages||913 - 918|
|Keyword(s)||Bronchography, Contrast medium, Dionosil and Iodized oil|
The characteristics of 4 contrast media for bronchography are compared, namely, iodized oil, iodized oil with sulphadiazine, a viscous solution of diodone with methyl cellulose, and a new suspension of a diodone derivative in an isotonic solution (dionosil). The defects of the iodized oil and of the water-soluble contrast medium are analysed. A series of 28 examinations in 25 cases, employing dionosil, is reported and it is concluded that the use of this contrast medium represents a real advance in bronchography.
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