Title

Balloon-occlusion pulmonary cineangiography for diagnosing pulmonary embolism

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Date

1-1-1984

Document Type

Article

Subjects

Adult; *Cineangiography; Female; Humans; Pulmonary Artery; Pulmonary Embolism

Disciplines

Cardiology | Cardiovascular Diseases

Abstract

For the angiographic diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (PE) we performed balloon-occlusion pulmonary cineangiography in ten consecutive patients. The technical aspects of the balloon-occlusion cineangiographic technique are reviewed, and its complementary role in the diagnosis of PE are outlined and illustrated with several examples.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1984;10(5):519-27.

Related Resources

Link to article in PubMed

PubMed ID

6518517