Angiography

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DSA Injection rates for angiography
Approximate standard rate* Optional rate Projection Common catheters
Thoracic aorta 20 for 40 LAO Pigtail flush
Celiac artery 4 for 24, 0.4 rate rise 5 for 25 AP Sos, Sim1, Mickelson
SMA 4 for 24 AP Sos, Sim1, Mickelson
IMA 3 for 15 AP Sos, Rim
Renal 4 for 20 AP Sos, C2

* - i.e. "20 for 40" = 20 mL/second injection rate, for a 40 mL total contrast injection

Anatomy

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BGG, Kevin Liu