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Left carotid artery missing since birth, neck arteries big, pressing in neck, can't breathe or eat. Medication ?

hi dr please answer me. my left carotid artery was missing from the birth, also my radial artery in my right hand is small, know i feel my arteries in my neck are big and press in my neck, i can t breath or eat, also i feel the right side of my body is heavy and press, i go to many doctors but no medicine, iam suffering know please please tell me what can i do and what is the medicine for this condition. and these symptoms from the missing arteries or not?
Asked On : Thu, 14 Feb 2013
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Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

A lot of people have some anomalies - missing, misplaced and so on...

Apparently, your anatomical defects have not left any functional defects - you are grown up and intelligent, asking questions! Not everyone has this advantage...

So, the symptoms may be from pressure on adjacent structures or even anxiety from knowing it.
If there is a significant problem, doctors will interfere definitely - it is a mechanical problem and so will need a mechanical relief - surgery... and that is not done light heartedly...

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Thu, 11 Apr 2013
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