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Vascular Laboratory

The vascular laboratory is unique in Greater Manchester in being an NHS service, located in the Radiology department at Manchester Royal Infirmary.

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The staff comprise 6 full-time vascular technologists including trainees, and has an excellent record of examination success for the Society of Vascular Technologists.

Doppler and Duplex ultrasound assessment of peripheral arteries and veins are routinely performed for aneurysms, varicose veins, Deep Venous Thrombosis, stroke, and  peripheral arterial disease.Exercise testing on the treadmill offers dynamic assessment of circulation

 The unit is headed by Ms Helena Edlin, who has been part of the service since 1995 and overseen it's progressive expansion in staff and capacity.


Vascular Laboratory   0161 276 6872