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Suggest treatment for clogged carotid arteries

To clean plaque out of carotid arteries, what does "medical therapy" mean. Does this mean if the clogging is below 70%, it can be treated without any surgery? ...

Can a carotid artery be opened?

I am wondering if my right carotid artery can be opened or is it being closed permanent? I do at times go blind in my right eye, am dizzy sitting or standing and at times pass out. ...

Have carotid artery althrosis. Which diet and vitamin is best for carotid artery?

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Suggest treatment for carotid artery stenosis

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Had MRI, nonhemorrhagic infarct, stensis of left internal carotid artery, narrowing of middle cerebral artery and peripheral branches. Curable?

temporal region and ganglio capsular region MRA reveals severe stensis of left internal carotid artery right from origin with narrowing of middle cerebral artery and peripheral branches. i want to know is he ...

What causes occlusion of the carotid artery?

A routine scan of a elderly man reveals partial occlusion of the right internal cartid artery, yet blood supply to his cerebrum is unimpaired. What two possible causes of the occlusion. What anastamosis ...

MRI showed cerebral atrophy, ischemic changes in white matter of fronto parietal lobes, occulsion of internal carotid artery. Explain

infarct /haemorrhage. 6.complete occlusion of left internal carotid artery with collateral flow in left ... & what treatment to taken for cure. 1.age related cerebral and cerebellar atrophy 2.old infarct seen ...

MRI shows acute non hemorrhagic infarct. What care should be taken?

Hi, My husband had an acute non haemorrhagic infarct in the posterior limb of the right internal capsule(as per MRI report). The Doppler s effect for carotid arteries, and MRA reports are normal ...

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 ...

Have probable atrial abnormality, ventricular hypertrophy. Have internal carotid artery. Vertebral arteries are patent. Treatment?

of brachiocepahlic & left common carotid origins. However the radiologist comments incidental note is made of the posterior origin of the occipital artery from the internal carotid artery at the C2 level. Both vertebral ...

What does this sonogram for right carotid artery indicate?

sonogram of right carotid artery and the scanning really ran up/down on a sore spot. That test revealed 50% plus blocked external right carotid artery. Any thoughts on the pain/tenderness issues. ...

Why is the right carotid artery non operative?

has 70% occusion in left carotid and 100% i right carotid. Her surgeon called her this am and told her they cannot do anything to open right carotid up. What is the reason? ...

What causes pain on right carotid artery?

I feel pain when I lightly press on my right carotid artery. I was also recently diagnosed with gestational diabetes in my 26th week of pregnancy. I ve heard the two (gest diab. and carotid artery issues ...

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 ...
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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 get dizzy or feint feelings. I have black out of time. Tested negative sleep apnoea and epilepsy. Blood end ecg normal.
Do rule out circulatory deficiencies in case of carotid artery atheromas. You may have to get a carotid Doppler for the same. feeling light headed and vision is almost like im looking through someone else's eyes.chest pain left side and pins and pins n needles hands
The symptoms you have are due to hypodynamic circulation. Do get a dopplar scan of the carotid artery which would be useful.
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