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Understanding Tests & Procedures

Diagnostic Tests
Tests give important information about your heart. They help diagnose heart and artery problems. They may also help guide your treatment.
Therapeutic Procedures
Procedures and surgeries can be done to treat heart disease. Some open your arteries. Others help your heart work better.
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Angioplasty is a common procedure used to widen an artery narrowed by plaque. The procedure can last from 30 minutes to several hours.

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