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After an angiogram, how does the dye come out of the body?

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In brief: Kidneys

The contrast agent is filtered from the body by the kidney.
This can take a day or so. Drinking fluids after the exam helps increase the rate of removal and helps protect the kidneys.

In brief: Kidneys

The contrast agent is filtered from the body by the kidney.
This can take a day or so. Drinking fluids after the exam helps increase the rate of removal and helps protect the kidneys.
Dr. Ronald Dreifuss
Dr. Ronald Dreifuss
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Dr. Michael Fenster
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Renal

The dye used in angiograms is metabolized through the kidneys and excreted in the urine.

In brief: Renal

The dye used in angiograms is metabolized through the kidneys and excreted in the urine.
Dr. Michael Fenster
Dr. Michael Fenster
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