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Angioplasty and Stenting: Lower Body - Your Procedure and Recovery at Home (Royal Columbian Hospital) [English] Permalink Public

You are having procedure to open blocked arteries that supply blood to your legs. Angioplasty (say an-gee-oh-plas-tee) uses a medical ‘balloon’ to make the artery larger. A stent is a small tube reinforced with wire that keeps the artery open. (English) Colour

Catalogue Number:
Body Location:
  • Blood, Heart and Circulation
Diagnosis and Therapy:
  • Surgery and Procedures
  • Recovery,
  • Blood,
  • Graft,
  • Surgery,
  • Stent,
  • Post-op,
  • Procedure,
  • Balloon,
  • Flow,
  • Vascular,
  • Angio
  • Adults,
  • Older Adults
  • Surgical Services
Revision Date:
January 14, 2021
Reproduction Rights:
Images copyright Fraser Health and courtesy Calgary Health
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