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Medical Definition of Angiography

Angiography: A procedure performed to view blood vessels after injecting them with a radiopaque dye that outlines them on x-ray. This technique can be usefully used to look at arteries in many areas of the body, including the brain, neck (carotids), heart, aorta, chest, pulmonary circuit, kidneys, gastrointestinal tract, and limbs.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 1/25/2017

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