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MRI: Angiography scan (MRA): How to prepare and what to expect  
Abstract:  This handout describes magnetic resonance angiography (MRA), an exam done to detect, diagnose, and to help treat heart disorders, stroke, and blood vessel diseases. It inncludes how to prepare for the exam, how the exam works, how the exam is done, what to expect, and how to get the exam results.
Author: Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2005, May 1, 2015
UWMC Availability:  Cardiac Diagnostic Services/5NE; Radiology/Imaging Services; Cardiology/5NE; Cardiothoracic Surgery/5NE; 5NE
General Topics:  Diagnostic Tests; Cardiovascular Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Stroke; Radiography; Heart; Blood Vessels; Angiography
Language(s):  English; Spanish; Vietnamese
Audience:  Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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