Endarterectomy

What is Endarterectomy?

Excision of atheromatous deposits, along with the diseased endothelium and media or most of the media of an artery, so as to leave a smooth lining, mostly consisting of adventitia.

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3 MONTHS AGIO I HAD A CAROITED ENDARTERECTOMY PEROFORMED ON MY RIGHT CARODIT ARTERY. PRIOR TO THE PROCEDURE I HAD A MRI, DOPLER, AND ANGIO AND...

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After carotid endarterectomy I have a sizeable hematoma and also experienced what was called "pooling" in my breast. The blood clot is annoying and...

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Where exactly is the hematoma? When was the...

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Don't know if you can see my existing post (which has been closed)--it contains a lot of the background info for my next question. Had Carotid...

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