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Suggest treatment for carotid artery blockage

how can I help correct carotic blockages I have a pain under my shoulder and left leg are they connected ...
 

Suggest treatment for blockage in carotid artery

I have 70% blockage in coratid artury on one side and totally blocked on other side. what is the best treatment ...
 

What does 40% blockage in right carotid artery indicate?

I am a 61 female and have 40% blockage in right carotid artery just discovered about two weeks ago. How significant is it and should I be worried? ...
 

Suggest treatment for carotid artery stenosis

I'm scheduled to have a carotid u/s B and an ECHO because I've been diagnosed with carotid artery ... of the right lateral ventricle. If there is a substantial amount of blockage found, should I take the risk ...
 

Suggest treatment for blockage in right and left carotid artery

My husband is 70 yrs old. He had a quadruple bypass and valve repair in Oct 2011. He now has 90% blockage in right carotid and greater than 80% in left. What way should we follow to correct this. He has ...
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Suggest alternate remedy for carotid artery blockage

said that her carotid artery is 95% blocked? If she does not have the procedure and get stents put in what are her chances of having a stroke ? She is 70 and stopped smoking 5 years ago and is about 40 ...
 

What is the treatment for blockage in carotid arteries?

gotten worse recently. I have had the sonogram done on my cardioid arteries which indicates minimal blockage. Without the drinks I don t experience the problem. Is the vagal nerve/alcohol a logical ...
 

Is this safe considering the blockage in my carotid arteries?

. In February I was diagnosed with 60-80% inoperable blockage in both carotid arteries. Tomorrow, I am scheduled for a chemical stress test using Lexiscan. Is this safe considering the blockage in my carotid arteries? ...
 

Is surgery required for almost closed carotid artery?

My husband has a carotid artery that is 98% closed and the other is about 60% closed. they are sending him for tests to determine the blockage, will he need surgery? Also will he have to be off work ...
 

Suggest treatment for blocks in carotid arteries

My dear friend since grammar school , she is 66, was told she has 65% blockage in both carotid arteries and was told nothing would be done unless a stroke or other symptoms occured. I am in Durham, Duke ...
 

Suggest treatment for blocked carotid artery

What s the procedure that is an integrated approach that I talked to Dr. Weil about 20 years ago.It removes plague from the Carotid artery. If the blockage is only 60%,what would you do to lower the level ...
 

Blockage in left carotid artery,difficult in surgery. Suggestion?

I need help with a medical problem I m having right now. I have been evaluated with 85% blockage in my left carotid artery with the added problem that the blockage is closer to my ear, which my ...
 

Could a blockage in carotid artery can cause frequent falls?

. We are seeing a cardio this week. She does not take medication. Her carotid artery was 82% blocked last year and cardio said to wait till its 90%. Could a clog carotid cause this? Also her blood ...
 

What is the life expectancy with 80% carotid artery blockage?

My mother is 87, had double bypass heart surgery 24 years ago and a mild heart attack 2 yrs. ago. Her one carotid artery has 80% blockage and the other over 50 %. Her dementia is moderate to a bit ...
 

Does statin drugs reduce carotid artery blockage ?

It is known statin drugs reduce LDL. My question is, do they reduce the amount of plague already formed on the carotid artery? What reduces the plague? Is the carotid artery blockage a slow process? How ...
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When do they operate on the carotid artery
If there is a carotid body tumor of aneurysm or blockage
 
What are the possible causes of a dialated carotid artery?
hi,welcome to healthcare magic forum,there are many causes for dilated carotid artery like-carotid body tumor,carotid aneurysm,cervical rib,thoracic outlet syndrome,aortic aneurysm,dissecting aortic aneurysm,syphilitic aortic aneurysm,carotid artery venous fistula,carotid arteritis,carotid artery trauma,post operative(radical neck dissection),angiosarcoma etc.
 
I have fluttering occuring in my right carotid artery. What does this indicate and what should i do?
Hi dear.Thanks for your query on HCM. Irregular pulsations can sometimes be felt in neck especially if you are lean. In case it is recurrent, I were to check your pulse, heart beats and do an ECG/EKG.Reply with thanks if my answer helps.
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