Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography. A procedure to x-ray the hepatic and common bile ducts. A contrasting agent is injected into the liver or bile duct, and the ducts are then x-rayed to find the point of obstruction. Also called percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography.

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  • PTC — steht für: positive temperature coefficient, (englisch für positiver Temperaturkoeffizient) siehe Kaltleiter. Phenylthiocarbamid (Phenylthioharnstoff) premature termination codon, ein fehlplatziertes Stopcodon in der mRNA, das deren Abbau bedingt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • PTC — [Abk. für engl. gleichbed. phase transfer catalysis]: svw. ↑ Phasentransferkatalyse. * * * PTC,   Abkürzung für perkutane transhepatische Cholangiographie ( Cholezystographie) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • PTC — may stand for:various organisations: *Pacific Telecommunications Council *Pakistan Telecommunication Company *Parametric Technology Corporation, a product lifecycle management CAD software and maangement corporation. *Parents Television Council… …   Wikipedia

  • PTC — PTC: Abk. für ↑perkutane transhepatische Cholangiographie …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • PTC — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.   Sigles d’une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres   Sigles de quatre lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • PTC — Abbreviation for plasma thromboplastin component; phenylthiocarbamoyl. * * * papillary thyroid carcinoma; percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography; phase transfer catalyst; phenothiocarbazine; phenylthiocarbamide; phenylthiocarba moyl; plasma… …   Medical dictionary

  • PTC — Las iniciales PTC pueden referirse a: Programas de transferencias condicionadas, programas de reducción de la pobreza presentes en la mayoría de los países de América Latina; Partido de los Trabajadores de Corea, un partido político coreano;… …   Wikipedia Español

  • PTC — Англ. PTC: Фенилтиокарбамид Pakistan Telecommunication Company Ltd Public Transport Corporation Paid To Click Players Tour Championship Parametric Technology Corporation Positive Temperature Coefficient См. также русск. РТС (значения) …   Википедия

  • PTC — I. abbreviation postal telegraph cable II. ˌpē(ˌ)tēˈsē noun ( s) Etymology: phenylthiocarbamide : phenylthiocarbamide * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • PTC — peace through confrontation; primary traffic channel …   Military dictionary

  • PTC — noun Date: 1932 phenylthiocarbamide …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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