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What happens with an angioplasty procedure?

In an angioplasty, the heart is accessed via the groin or the wrist, and doctors take pictures of the blood vessels that have narrowed. Watch Sam Kalioundji, MD, of West Hills Hospital, explain how coronary arteries are treated during the procedure.

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