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Why does a heart rate go down after a catheter angiogram procedure?

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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Not true necessarily

I do angiograms almost on a daily basis.
In the distant past, the contrast we used made the heart stop for a couple of seconds or would slow it down in some people (immediately after the injection); but that is a thing of the past anymore.

In brief: Not true necessarily

I do angiograms almost on a daily basis.
In the distant past, the contrast we used made the heart stop for a couple of seconds or would slow it down in some people (immediately after the injection); but that is a thing of the past anymore.
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
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Dr. Pareena Bilkoo
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Angiogram

It usually doesn't. Unless related to the sedation.

In brief: Angiogram

It usually doesn't. Unless related to the sedation.
Dr. Pareena Bilkoo
Dr. Pareena Bilkoo
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