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an·gi·og·ra·phy

 (ăn′jē-ŏg′rə-fē)
n.
Radiographic visualization of the blood vessels following the injection of a radiopaque substance.

an′gi·o·graph′ic (-ə-grăf′ĭk) adj.
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angiography

(ˌændʒɪˈɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Medicine) a method of obtaining an X-ray of blood vessels by injecting into them a substance, such as one containing iodine, that shows up as opaque on an X-ray picture
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an•gi•og•ra•phy

(ˌæn dʒiˈɒg rə fi)

n., pl. -phies.
1. x-ray examination of blood vessels or lymphatics following injection of a radiopaque substance.
[< French angiographie (1933); see angio-, -graphy]
an`gi•o•graph′ic (-ˈgræf ɪk) adj.
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angiography

the scientific description of blood vessels. — angiographic, angiographical, adj.
See also: Blood and Blood Vessels
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angiography

A diagnostic method of viewing the blood vessels after injecting a substance that is opaque to X-rays.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.angiography - roentgenographic examination of blood vessels after injection of a radiopaque contrast mediumangiography - roentgenographic examination of blood vessels after injection of a radiopaque contrast medium; produces an angiogram
roentgenography, X-ray photography - radiography that uses X-rays to produce a roentgenogram
lymphangiography, lymphography - roentgenographic examination of lymph nodes and lymph vessels after injection of a radiopaque contrast medium; produces a lymphangiogram
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Translations
angiografie

angiography

n (Med) → Angiographie f
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an·gi·og·ra·phy

n. angiografía, proceso de obtener una radiografía de los vasos sanguíneos haciendo resaltar su contorno.
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angiography

n angiografía, arteriografía (técnica); computed tomographic — angiografía por tomografía computarizada
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Ehtesham Mahmood from Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) from USA for gracing the meeting with his presence.
They included six 40-slice CT Scanners, CT Angio, two Angiography Labs, two cardiac angiography labs, Eco Cardiography, intensive care unit with ventilators, preventive cardiology section, cardiac monitoring system and a state-of-the-art conference room.He said the 200-bed emergency department was already providing services including, ECG machines, X-Ray, Echocardiography, Defibrillators and Temporary Pacemakers.
Cardiac angiography and CT are excellent in visualising blood vessels that supply the heart.
The Society of Cardiac Angiography and Intervention (SCAI) board review assists fellows-in-training, students, residents, and physicians who want to renew their cognitive and procedural knowledge base and pass the test to maintain certification.
As his epicardial coronary arteries did not show any pathology, we suggest that the patient had global ischemia in small intracardiac vessels that cannot be evaluated in cardiac angiography.
A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee on Coronary Angiography) developed in collaboration with the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions," Circulation, vol.
Infection control measures in the cardiac catheterization lab where these devices are implanted were implemented as per Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) infection control guidelines for the cardiac catheterization laboratory as the intervention.
An APW is generally diagnosed provisionally by transthoracic echocardiography and confirmed by cardiac angiography. Cardiac angiography being an invasive procedure has certain inherent risks and at times cannot be performed.
In a report published by the RAND Corporation in 1992 between 9 36% of patients who underwent invasive angiography were found to have normal coronary arteries but the findings were limited by varying definitions of normal and by varying radiographic systems.6 Findings from the Coronary Artery Surgery Study (CASS) involving 21487 angiograms showed that 18.8% of patients had non-obstructive coronary artery disease which was defined as stenosis of less than 50% in all vessels.7 Data from the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) Registry which are somewhat more recent than the CASS findings but are still more than 15 years old showed that between 20 27% of patients had normal coronary arteries and between 30 and 35% of patients had stenosis of
This will enable patients from all over Wales to undergo cardiac angiography, cardiac stenting and electrophysiology studies (for irregular heartbeats).
Cardiac angiography and angioplasty will be able to be performed at the Bodelwyddan centre, avoiding the need for patients to travel to Liverpool or Chester for these procedures.

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