Angiogram risks

Out of 1,000 people who have an angiogram, fewer than 20 will have serious bleeding; 1 to 2 people will die; 1 to 2 will have a stroke; and 1 to 2 will have a heart attack.

The information shown here is based on the best available evidence.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerAdam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerJohn B. Wong, MD - Internal Medicine

Current as ofAugust 3, 2016

Current as of: August 3, 2016

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine & John B. Wong, MD - Internal Medicine