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Definition: Repair of a blood vessel such as widening a narrowed artery or vein. This procedure is normally performed using catheterization.

Pronunciation: an´je-o-plas″te

Body System: Cardiovascular

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ICD10 Codes Containing Term: angioplasty

Z95.5 Presence of coronary angioplasty implant and graft
Z95.820 Peripheral vascular angioplasty status with implants and grafts
Z98.61 Coronary angioplasty status
Z98.62 Peripheral vascular angioplasty status
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