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Are there side effects of an angiogram?

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Dr. Samuel Hahn
Cardiology 29 years experience
Yes: Side effects from the angiogram can be related to the procedure (bleeding or injury to the blood vessels from the catheters used to inject the contrast; embolization of intraluminal plaque or air from the catheter) or a reaction to the contrast (allergic reaction, kidney failure).
Last updated Mar 16, 2020


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