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Angiography: Carotid angiogram: How to prepare and what to expect  
Abstract:  This handout explains how to prepare for a carotid angiogram, a test that studies the inside of the carotid arteries. Included are how the exam works, how it is performed, what to expect during the exam, and how to get the test results.
Author: Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2008, May 1, 2017
UWMC Availability:  Cardiac Diagnostic Services/5NE; Radiology/Imaging Services; Cardiology/5NE; Cardiothoracic Surgery/5NE; 5NE
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Diagnostic Tests; Cardiovascular Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Risk Factors; Radiography; Carotid Artery Disorders; Carotid Arteries; Arteriosclerosis; Angioplasty; Angiography
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
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