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    Question Angioplasty v. Atherectomy

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    If a cutting balloon is used in a coronary artery would this be an atherectomy instead of an angioplasty? Need references.

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    Albany, New York


    It is angioplasty....

    Review the two webistes below:



    Karen Maloney, CPC
    Data Quality Specialist

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