digital subtraction angiography
- a computerized x-ray technique in which arteries are visualized following injection of dye into a vein. Abbreviation: DSA
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digital subtraction angiography(səb-trăk′shən)
- A computer-assisted x-ray technique that subtracts images of bone and soft tissue to permit viewing of the cardiovascular system.
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