What is Cholangiography?
Cholangiography is the imaging of the bile duct (also known as the biliary tree) by x-rays. There are at least two kinds of cholangiography:
In both cases fluorescent fluids are used to create contrasts that make the diagnosis possible. Cholangiography has largely replaced the previously used method of intravenous cholangiography (IVC).
Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatograpy and T tube cholangiography are other cholangiography methods.