abdominal aortography

abdominal aortography

a radiographic study of the abdominal aorta after the introduction of a radiopaque contrast medium through a catheter inserted in the aorta through the femoral artery.
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Imaging modalities useful in the diagnosis and characterization of aortic aneurysms Duplex and color Doppler sonography Echocardiography and transesophageal echocardiography Contrast-enhanced CT and spiral CT/CTA Thoracic and abdominal aortography Digital subtraction angiography Magnetic resonance imaging and angiography CT = computed tomography; CTA = CT angiography Table 2.
Evaluation for aortoiliac occlusive disease is a critical component of two common procedures performed on the peripheral vascular system: abdominal aortography, particularly for the identification of abdominal aortic aneurysm, and leg arteriography, also known as peripheral run-off, for the detection of atherosclerosis.
AMEX:EZMA and EZMB) today announced that its AngioDynamics division has introduced a new catheter for improved abdominal aortography and easier and faster studies of the iliac arteries and arteries of the lower extremities.