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Peripheral artery angioplasty (say "puh-RIFF-er-rull AR-ter-ree ANN-jee-oh-plass-tee") is a procedure that widens narrowed arteries in the pelvis or legs.

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To do this, the doctor uses a catheter with a balloon at the tip. It goes into the artery in your groin or leg. They move the balloon to the narrowed area and ...

www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info/angioplasty

The doctor uses medical imaging to guide the catheter to the blockage. The balloon is inflated to open the vessel and improve blood flow. It may be done with or ...

choosingwiselycanada.org/blocked-leg-arteries

Angioplasty is not as hard on your body as surgery, and the recovery is faster. But stents may not provide a lasting treatment and the original symptoms can ...

www.cvmus.com/vascular-procedures/arterial-stent-procedure

A device with a small balloon on its tip is then inserted through an artery in your leg or arm and threaded through the arteries until it reaches the desired ...

www.healthline.com/health/angioplasty-and-stent-placement-peripheral-arteries

Angioplasty with stent placement is a minimally invasive procedure that's done through a small incision, usually in your groin or hip. The goal is to create an ...

www.ouh.nhs.uk/patient-guide/leaflets/files/5569Pstentplacement.pdf

An angiogram is a procedure where an iodine based contrast solution is injected under X-ray guidance into the artery in your leg. This will show up on the X- ...

www.healthlinkbc.ca/health-topics/aa118416

Angioplasty (also called percutaneous transluminal angioplasty, or PTA) is a procedure in which a thin, flexible tube called a catheter is inserted through an ...

www.heartveinnyc.com/vascular/vascular-procedures/angioplasty-stent-placement

Angioplasty and stent placement is a procedure that can help widen constricted or blocked blood vessels in your legs to restore blood flow.

www.upmc.com/services/heart-vascular/services/tests-procedures/venous-stents

Before Your Venous Stent Procedure ... After inserting a catheter (thin, flexible tube) into a vein — most often in the leg — your doctor injects a contrast ...

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/007393.htm

Jan 28, 2021 ... Angioplasty is a procedure to open narrowed or blocked blood vessels that supply blood to your legs. Fatty deposits can build up inside the ...