Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) - often abbreviated to angioplasty - is a procedure to re-open a narrowed heart artery by inflating a tiny balloon in the narrowed segments. A successful angioplasty brings relief from angina and can make a heart attack less likely.
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Nuffield Health performs angioplasty in clean, modern facilities across the UK.
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