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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Angiografía

Angiography (an-jee-AH-gruh-fee)
A procedure to x-ray blood vessels. The blood vessels can be seen because of an injection of a dye that shows up in the x-ray.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.