angiography

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angiography

[‚an·jē′äg·rə·fē]
(medicine)
Roentgenographic visualization of blood vessels following injection of a radiopaque material.
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Percutaneous radial artery approach for coronary angiography.
64-multislice detector computed tomography coronary angiography as potential alternative to conventional coronary angiography: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Conventional coronary angiography is therefore frequently required to confirm the diagnosis of CAD in patients with complete LBBB.
Sixteen institutions performed CCTA on 232 patients with typical or atypical chest pain prior to invasive coronary angiography.
Comparative use of radionuclide stress testing, coronary artery calcium scanning, and noninvasive coronary angiography for diagnostic and prognostic cardiac assessment.
On the issue of safety, the radiation dose each patient received, about 14-15 mSv, is comparable to the dose from conventional coronary angiography and less than the exposure during a nuclear perfusion scan, Dr.
The study authors concluded that current modalities for identifying which patients should undergo elective invasive coronary angiography to diagnose coronary artery disease have limitations, and that better methods are needed for patient risk stratification.
The contract is for supply of equipment disposable treatment of coronary angiography and coronary angioplasty, stents and stent-grafts, equipment for implantation of pacemakers and underwear single in quantities and mix set out in Appendix 1 hereto.
We report a case of radial AVF, which developed during transradial coronary angiography and closed spontaneously during 2 months of follow- up period.
The per-vessel negative predictive value of 64-slice coronary CT angiography (CCTA) was 97% for identifying blockages greater than 50%, and 99% for blockages greater than 70%, when measured in 232 patients with typical or atypical chest pain in the Assessment by Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography of Individuals Undergoing Invasive Coronary Angiography (ACCURACY) trial.
We present a case of postpartum multivessel spontaneous coronary artery dissection diagnosed by conventional angiography and monitored with computed tomographic coronary angiography.

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