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Forum Name: Ischemic Heart Disease

Question: Angiogram and Angioplasty at the same time?

 sisohel - Mon Jul 21, 2003 4:00 pm

A 68 years old patient got admitted with the history of Previous MI and Occasional Chest pain.Is it possible to perform Angioplasty at the same time after Angiogram?
 Dr. Yasser Mokhtar - Mon Jul 28, 2003 8:06 am

User avatar Dear Dr. Sohel,

Yes, it is possible to do both in one session.

Thank you very much for using our website and i hope that this information helped.

Yasser Mokhtar, M.D

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