This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Coronary angiography

Coronary angiography

M415/0556

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

AJ PHOTO / HOP AMERICAIN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY AJ PHOTO / HOP AMERICAIN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Coronary angiography. Surgeon injecting contrast medium into a wire catheter in the arm of a 50-year-old man during a coronary angiography examination. This procedure is used to examine a patient's coronary arteries. The wire catheter has been passed along the patient's arteries to a position near the heart. When it emerges from the catheter, the contrast medium enters the bloodstream and passes into the heart's coronary arteries, highlighting them on an X-ray. If problems such as narrowed arteries due to coronary artery disease are discovered, a coronary angioplasty treatment can be carried out to prevent a heart attack. Photographed at the American Hospital of Paris, France.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}