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What is the likelihood of stent infection after angiogram?
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Dr. Michael Fenster
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Extremely low
Although cases of stents getting infected have been reported in the literature, the liklihood of this happening is extremely, extremely low.
In fact, it is so low that when it does occur it is considered a reportable event.

In brief: Extremely low
Although cases of stents getting infected have been reported in the literature, the liklihood of this happening is extremely, extremely low.
In fact, it is so low that when it does occur it is considered a reportable event.
Dr. Michael Fenster
Dr. Michael Fenster
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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: Minimal
Less than 1%.

In brief: Minimal
Less than 1%.
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
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