What is Angioplasty of azygos vein?

Category: Surgeries


See also: Balloon angioplasty of azygos vein

The azygos vein runs up the right side of the spinal column. Angioplasty of the azygos vein may be used for placement of a stent, which keeps the vessel or tissue in an open position to allow bypass of scarred or thickened tissue and improve blood flow.

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