Arteriograma cardíaco

El arteriograma consiste en la inyección de un material de contraste o yodo en una o más arterias para hacerlas visibles a través de los rayos X. El flujo de sangre que atraviesa el área puede evaluarse con fluoroscopia, en la cual los rayos X continuos permiten ver el material de contraste en movimiento.Arteriograma cardíaco

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Last reviewed 4/24/2013 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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