chapter  8
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CO2 Digital Subtraction Angiography for Renal Transplant Patients

WithIrvin F. Hawkins

Renal transplant angiography is frequently performed in patients with a high risk for

renal failure. Usually, multiple injections with multiple imaging projections are required

to “profile” the anastomostic site. The absence of renal toxicity makes CO2 ideal for

these patients.