Balloon-occlusion pulmonary cineangiography for diagnosing pulmonary embolism
Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Adult; *Cineangiography; Female; Humans; Pulmonary Artery; Pulmonary Embolism
Cardiology | Cardiovascular Diseases
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.
Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1984;10(5):519-27.
Catheterization and cardiovascular diagnosis
Benotti JR, Ockene IS, Alpert JS, Dalen JE. (1984). Balloon-occlusion pulmonary cineangiography for diagnosing pulmonary embolism. Cardiovascular Medicine Publications. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/cardio_pp/50