For the angiographic diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (PE) we performed balloon‐occlusion pulmonary cineangiography in ten consecutive patients. The technical aspects of the balloon‐occlusion cineangiographic technique are reviewed, and its complementary role in the diagnosis of PE are outlined and illustrated with several examples.
- pulmonary angiography
- pulmonary embolism
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine