A 40-year-old member asked:
What is the difference between aortography and angiography?
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Dr. Ankush Bansal answered
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Subset: Angiography is a study in which the blood vessels are visualized (e.g. Arteries of the leg or heart). An aortography is just a subset of that - visualizing the biggest artery in the body - the aorta. So, an aortography is an angiography but not vice versa.
Answered on May 6, 2018
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