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An angiogram is an X-ray image of blood vessels after they are filled with a contrast material. An angiogram of the heart, a coronary angiogram, is the "gold standard" for the evaluation of coronary artery disease (CAD). A coronary angiogram can be used to identify the exact location and severity of CAD.
In a coronary angiogram, a catheter is inserted into an artery in the groin, arm or neck and threaded through the blood vessels to the heart. A coronary angiogram can show blocked or narrowed blood vessels in the heart. A coronary angiogram is a procedure that uses X-ray imaging to see your heart's blood vessels.
Will an angiogram hurt? Neither test should hurt. For the conventional angiogram you'll have some local anaesthetic injected in your wrist through a tiny needle, and once it's numb a small incision will be made, in order to insert the catheter.
If you are having your angiogram done as an outpatient: you will stay in the hospital for four to six hours after the procedure is completed. Hospital staff will watch over you to make sure that you are all right. You will go home after the observation period.
Angiography is generally a safe procedure, but minor side effects are common and there's a small risk of serious complications. You'll only have the procedure if the benefits outweigh any potential risk.
You should be able to sit up straight away and may be able to walk around soon afterwards if the catheter was inserted into your arm. But if the catheter was inserted into your groin, you'll be asked to lie flat after any bleeding has stopped.
Risks associated with cardiac catheterization and angiograms include: allergic reactions to the local anesthetic, contrast dye, or sedative. bleeding, bruising, or soreness at the insertion site. blood clots.
After an angiogram, your groin or arm may have a bruise and feel sore for a day or two. You can do light activities around the house but nothing strenuous for several days. Your doctor may give you specific instructions on when you can do your normal activities again, such as driving and going back to work.
Angiograms are generally safe, complications occur less than 1% of the time. However, there are risks with any test. Bleeding, infection, and irregular heartbeat can occur. More serious complications, such as heart attack, stroke, and death can occur, but they are uncommon.
Angiography generally is a safe procedure. The mortality rate for patients undergoing this procedure is less than 0.5%, and the morbidity rate is less than 5%. Patients who have long-standing pulmonary arterial hypertension and right ventricular failure are considered high-risk patients.
Approximately 20% of patients undergoing diagnostic angiography for the evaluation of chest pain are found to have a normal coronary angiogram. Although this finding is generally associated with a low risk of cardiac events, approximately half will continue to experience chest pain over the next 12 months.
Immediately after the procedure, patients should be able to sit up, eat, and walk. In contrast, after a traditional cardiac catheterization through the femoral artery in the groin, patients must lie flat for two to six hours, in order to ensure that bleeding will not occur from the site.
Do not do strenuous exercise and do not lift, pull, or push anything heavy until your doctor says it is okay. This may be for a day or two. You can walk around the house and do light activity, such as cooking. If the catheter was placed in your groin, try not to walk up stairs for the first couple of days.
Main points. Nerve injuries associated with angiography and endovascular interventions are rare and usually transient but may result in significant functional impairment and are largely avoidable. Nerve injuries more often result from hematoma and pseudoaneurysm formation.