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Does swishing always mean narrowing carotid artery?

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What causes swishing sound in carotid artery?

My doctor hear a swishing sound in cartoid artery when I went in for my physical. She sent me for a cartoid doppler, the results of which read normal but her diagnosis was cartoid bruit; but no further ...

How to clear up your carotid arteries ?

I am 20 years old and just recently found out that both of my carotid arteries, left and right, are narrowed (60% and 40%). It can lead to a stroke and heart problems. I just wanted to find out if anyone ...

What does a internal carotid arteries suggest?

A recent MRI says that the internal carotid arteries are torutous and loop at the skull base ...: There is a fetal origin in the right posterior cerebral artery. What does this mean? ...

What does significant calcification of internal carotid arteries mean?

what does significant calcification of the internal carotid arteries mean ? Got CT scan for sinus headaches and this came back in review of scan but I can t get to see Dr for 5 months. It also said frontal ...

What does internal carotid artery aneurysms in the MRI mean?

recent MRI shows 2 internal carotid artery aneurysms ---one on the left side 3mm---one on right 2mm---I was admitted to the hospital for vertigo --I am a 74 yr old female , very active and in pretty good health ---I ...

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? ...

Is Rozavel or Atorvastatin better for carotid arteries treatment?

Hello, I am a 51 year old male. I have plaque formation in my carotid arteries. Both the plques are 4 to 5 mm long. I have been prescribed Rozavel 5 by one physician whereas the other physician wants ...

What is the treatment for fistula near carotid artery?

My neurosurgeon intdicated I have a fistula near my carotid artery and I can hear my heart pumping in my left ear. What are the options for a surgeon to seal off the fistula so that I stop hearing my ...

Could bulging carotid artery in a child be concerning?

I have a 5 year old grandson who I noticed the other day having a somewhat bulging carotid artery ... carotid artery bulge out and be very noticeable. I had him to relax and the artery went down ...

What causes pain on the left carotid artery?

I feel pain in/on my left carotid artery. It has lasted for 3 days now and about an half inch long. Feels like a dull tooth ache. I have an appointment with my Dr. next week. It is hard to pinpoint ...
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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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