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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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Cardiac catheterization 1991: a report of the Registry of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions (SCAandI).
There are several studies comparing Doppler echocardiography and radionuclide assays with cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in the assessment of regurgitant fraction (9); however, this is the first study that compares cardiac angiography and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in determining the amount of pulmonary regurgitation.
The new opportunities fund is paying for the cardiac angiography equipment which is expected to cost about pounds 21 million in total.
Baga's professional affiliations include fellowship in the American College of Cardiology and the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention.
Investigators used a central center to randomize patients to immediate (within 48 hours) cardiac angiography with appropriate revascularization or to conservative therapy.
The areas imaged in cardiac angiography are such that the degree of x-ray attenuation varies dramatically and results in a large range of exposure.[34]
In 1994 the medical center was the first such organization in the state to install a filmless lab to perform cardiac angiography. The procedure uses X-rays to view blood flow to detect and gauge the severity of heart disease.
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The new facility will see a significant number of Welsh patients who would usually have been sent to Liverpool and Chester receive cardiac angiography and angioplasty treatment locally.
KARACHI -- The seventh Cardiac Angiography machine was formally commissioned at the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases on Saturday October 8th2011.

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