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Life expectancy blocked carotid artery

Premium Questions

Dr. Ganesh Sanap MD

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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ganesh Sanap ( Radiologist)
Dr. Priyank Mody MD

My Boyfriend is 85 years old they found his Carotid Arteries are blocked one is 100% and the other is 70% he has stage 111 Chronic Kidney Disease , Hyperlipidemia , What are his chances surviving ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyank Mody ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

I have had a partial block of my right carotid artery for several years (apx. 60%) that has been regularly monitored. I am a 70 yr old woman and today I have experienced several periods of twitching of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatrics Specialist)
Dr. Muhammad Ali Rauf MD

Is there anything you can do naturally to clear blocked carotid arteries? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ali Rauf ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Divakara MD

I have 70% blockage in coratid artury on one side and totally blocked on other side. what is the best treatment ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divakara ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr. Pankaj Bhargava MD

is 20% or his left corited artery is blocked and 78% of his right corited artery is blocked. Because of the heart desease and cortid artery desease he isn t getting enough oxygen to his... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pankaj Bhargava ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

carotid artery 60% blocked; entire right carotid blocked. Whenever, exert myself become extremely lighted and faint. My doctor advises am a high risk for surgery. Question; What is my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jose Ignacio Artero Munoz MD

. Her one carotid artery has 80% blockage and the other over 50 %. Her dementia is moderate to a bit higher. She is on Plavix, metaprolol and other blood pressure meds. What is her life... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jose Ignacio Artero Munoz ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rini MD

Hi, My husband had a triple heart bypass almost 2 yrs ago when he was 40 and shortly after carotid artery surgery. I was wondering what his life expectancy was? Prior he has had a level 4 skin... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rini ( Cardiologist)
Dr.  Krishna Jain MD

my doctor wants me to have a carotid artery ultrasound this week. What do they expect to find? and then what happens? 3 years ago I had an ONYX valve replacement and was on a clinical trial using... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Krishna Jain ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

If there is a carotid body tumor of aneurysm or blockage

Dr. Priyanka MD

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...

Dr. Praveen MD

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...