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Does swishing always mean narrowing carotid artery?

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

I have carotid artery althrosis. I ask you which diet and vitamin is best for carotid artery. ...
 

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 having a carotid endarterectomy? If I decide to have the procedure done, should I opt for general ...
 

Ultrasound on carotid artery done. Does the finding mean artery is blocked?

i had a ultasound on my carotid artery on the right side of my neck through life line screening my ... was psv:85/cm/s edv:33cm/s does this mean my artery is 80-90% blocked and if it is not that high how can u ...
 

What does a protuding lump in carotid artery indicate?

Recently noticed lump in carotid artery . It sticks out and can see it beating. Had doppler done and there is no restriction...does not hurt. What else could it be? ...
 

What causes pains in right carotid artery?

I have an unusual problem. I am a 61 yr. old female with arthritic issues and progressive spinal disease . Today, I started having pains in my right carotid artery . Am I just being a hypochondriac ...
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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 ...
 

Pulsation in carotid artery,muscle spasms?

Sometimes I get these weird sensations its like the heartbeat in the cartodid artery , but I can actually FEEL the pulsing in other parts of my body. I dont know if it is muscle spasms or what ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Can carotid artery stenosis cause sciatica nerve pain ?

I was told that I am experiencing sciatica nerve pain; already diagnosed with blockage of carotid arteries and was told a piece of thrombus may have broken off and subsequently caused pressure ...
 

Can doctors repair carotid arteries which is 100% blocked ?

My wife has 100% blockage in her right side cartid artery and the doctor i talked to said it couldn t be repaired i hope this isn t true ...
 

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 ...
 

Anemia diagnosed during carotid artery surgery. Concerned

i have just had coroided artery surgery and found out durning the preps for the procedure that I am anemic...numbers when from 40 to 28 in abput 3 weeks and have not been passing blood at all...so whats ...
 

Burning sensation around the carotid artery in neck. What is the issue?

Every now an then when I am walking I get a burning sensation around the carotid artery area in my ... for upwards of 10 years and every time I mention it to my Internist they check my carotid with a stethoscope ...
 

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 ...
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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.
 
hi.im.recently 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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