Arterial Duplex Exam (Bypass Grafts, Stents, Abnormal ABI's)
This exam is performed with imaging ultrasound in order to directly observe the arterial vessel lumen and any related plaque that may have developed. It is used when skin conditions do not allow pressure cuffs to be utilized, or patients cannot tolerate the plethysmography exam, and abnormal ABI’s have been obtained.
Indications for this exam include: Bypass grafts, stents, and reasons indicated above.
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