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Is travelling by flight advisable after an angiogram?

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Posted on Fri, 18 May 2018 in Hypertension and Heart Disease
Question: if i had an angiogram done today, can i take a flight to California in two days after that?
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Answered by Dr. Ilir Sharka 35 minutes later
Brief Answer:
I would explain as follows :

Detailed Answer:
Hello!

Welcome on HCM!

Regarding your concern, I would like to explain that you can safely take a flight in two days after an uncomplicated angiography, especially if the reason bringing to the angiography recommendation was not an acute coronary syndrome (acute myocardial infarction).

Hope you will find this answer helpful!

In case you will have further questions, feel free to ask me again.

Kind regatds,

Dr. Iliri
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