Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
177 Doctors are Online
Loading Online Doctors....
Showing results for :

Does swishing always mean narrowing carotid artery?

Premium Questions
 

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?

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 ...
 

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
Public Forum Discussions
 

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 ...
 

What can cause the carotid artery to enlarge?

I have a pulsating lump in my neck. It feels like my carotid artery is enlarged. I have had an ulta ... have injured my carotid artery or displaced it by doing this? What would cause it to be enlarged ...
 

What causes twitching of the carotid artery?

My carotid artery on my left side feels like it s twitching, or something directly next to it. It even woken me up in my sleep last night. I currently suffer from MS and have for years ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

What are the side effects of occluded carotid artery?

I would like to know what are the side effects of an occluded carotid artery. I have a carotid artery that is totally occluded. None of my doctors seem to know what side effects I may experience ...
Mobile Questions and Answers
 
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.
 
Last week i had what they think was a TIA. I am a healthy 42 yr old that works out. Today i keep getting goose bumps on my left leg. I do have WPW.
MOst common cause of a TIA is narrowing of the Carotid Arteries. If you have been having transient vision loss, weakness, blackouts etc, then you need to get and ultrasound of the carotids to check for narrowing
 
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.
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions