Left heart ventricular angiography

Alternative Names

Angiography – left heart; Left ventriculography

Definition of Left heart ventricular angiography

Left heart ventricular angiography is a procedure to look at the left side of the heart and, sometimes, the coronary arteries.

Review

Issam Mikati, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Director, Northwestern Clinic Echocardiography Lab, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 5/22/2010

Heart, section through the middle
Heart, front view

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