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n. a radiological examination of the erectile tissue of the penis (see corpus cavernosum) that entails the infusion of radiopaque contrast medium into the corpora cavernosa via a small butterfly needle. The contrast medium flow rate needed to maintain erection can be measured, and radiographs taken during the procedure give information regarding the veins draining the penis.

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