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  • Word of the day

    Angiogram

    X-ray test where dye is injected into the arteries. This provides pictures of the arteries to show up any blockages.


    For similar information see Procedures

    An angiogram is a type of medical test. 

    The doctors inject you with a special dye. 

    Then they take an X-ray picture. 

    They can see the dye on the X-ray. 

    This shows if your arteries are blocked. 


    See Procedures