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angiogram

 [an´je-o-gram″]
a radiograph of a blood vessel.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·gi·o·gram

(an'jē-ō-gram),
Radiograph obtained by angiography.
[angio- + G. gramma, a writing]
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angiogram

(ăn′jē-ə-grăm′)
n.
An x-ray of one or more blood vessels following the injection of a radiopaque substance.
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angiogram

Interventional cardiology A film or digital image of a radioconstrast-filled blood vessel
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

an·gi·o·gram

(an'jē-ō-gram)
Radiograph obtained by angiography.
[angio- + G. gramma, a writing]
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Angiogram

An angiogram uses a radiopaque substance, or dye, to make the blood vessels or arteries visible under x ray.
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

angiogram 

The photographic image obtained in fluorescein angiography.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann
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Caption: Figure 2: Completion angiogram showing preservation of proximal branches of the upper renal artery and no contrast filling the aneurysm.
De Los Santos Medical Center recently opened its new Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, which offers procedures such as angiogram, angioplasty and pacemaker insertion.
A provocative angiogram is controversial secondary to fear of causing uncontrollable bleeding which may overshadow the benefit of an angiographic location of the bleed.
Advanced cardiac imaging modalities, magnetic resonance angiogram (MRA), or multislice-gated coronary CT angiogram are the definitive diagnostic tests [8].
Caption: Figure 1: (a) Original X-ray coronary angiogram. (b) Ground truth of angiogram in (a).
"HeartFlow had identified some areas where flow was restricted and one area that had become completely blocked since my original angiogram. There was definitely some change since my initial diagnosis, so it was reassuring to get such an accurate report without the risk of having invasive treatment.
Lara1 et al [1] presents a method for segmentation of the coronary vessels in angiograms. This paper discusses combines approach of region growing and differential geometry for segmentation.
Then, a 3D intima and adventitia model in a state deformed by a catheter is generated by combining IVUS and biplane X-ray angiogram images.
Caption: FIGURE 2: CT angiogram showing a superficial femoral arteriovenous fistula with arteriomegaly of the right external iliac artery.
There's also a CT coronary angiogram, where the dye is injected into a small vein in the arm and a CT scan used to create an image of the patient's heart.
Conclusion: Coronary CT angiogram is safe and effective tool for the evaluation of patients suspected to have acute coronary syndrome, with low to intermediate pretest risk, particularly in emergency settings.