Pulmonary angiography

Pulmonary arteriography; Pulmonary angiogram; Angiogram of the lungs

Pulmonary angiography is a test to see how blood flows through the lung.

Angiography is an imaging test that uses x-rays and a special dye to see inside the arteries. Arteries are blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart.

Pulmonary arteries

The pulmonary arteries take blood from the heart to the lungs.

How the Test is Performed

How to Prepare for the Test

How the Test will Feel

Why the Test is Performed

Normal Results

What Abnormal Results Mean

Risks

Considerations