This test uses X-rays to create detailed images of the heart and its blood vessels.
CT angiography (CTA) uses X-rays to create detailed images of the heart and its blood vessels. It is done to find blood clots, blockages and other problems with the blood vessels that go to the heart.
Here are some things you should know before having CT angiography (CTA):
The costs for this test include the charge for the test (facility charge) and physician charges (for performing or interpreting the test). You may get separate bills from the facility and the physician's office.
What should I ask my health care provider before having this test?
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