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A 21-year-old female asked:

during a brain angiogram, does the catheter remain in my artery while taking xray pics? or do they take it out after injection of dye?

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Dr. SG Erman
Dr. SG Ermananswered
Family Medicine 35 years experience
Out: It is removed after the procedure, before you wake up.

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Last updated Dec 20, 2012

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