Key Points to Consider About Bypass Surgery Versus Angioplasty
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Choosing between angioplasty and coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery is a difficult decision. Though angioplasty is less invasive, there is the chance that treated arteries may narrow again. CABG can bypass multiple blocked arteries, but there are more associated risks and potential complications. Read below for a summary of each type of surgery.