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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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