Loading...
*  Internal carotid artery
They arise from the common carotid arteries where these bifurcate into the internal and external carotid arteries at cervical ... The internal carotid artery is a terminal branch of the common carotid artery; it arises around the level of the fourth ... the internal carotid artery is somewhat dilated. This part of the artery is known as the carotid sinus or the carotid bulb. The ... The named branches of the petrous segment of the internal carotid artery are: the vidian artery or artery of the pterygoid ...
*  Intima-media thickness
Variations in IMT between different locations (e.g. the common carotid artery, the carotid bulb and the internal carotid artery ... Often, IMT is measured in three locations: in the common carotid artery (typically at one cm proximal to the flow divider), at ... The carotid artery is the usual site of measurement of IMT and consensus statements for carotid IMT have been published for ... IMT can be measured using external ultrasound in large arteries relatively close to the skin (e.g. the carotid, brachial, ...
*  Common carotid artery
... - right view Brachial plexus and common carotid artery Common carotid artery Common ... carotid artery Right and left common carotid arteries Head and neck anatomy Carotid sheath Carotid sinus Carotid body Carotid ... the common carotid artery splits ("bifurcates" in literature) into an internal carotid artery (ICA) and an external carotid ... the ascending pharyngeal artery, the inferior thyroid artery, or, more rarely, the vertebral artery. The common carotid artery ...
*  Carotid artery stenosis
Carotid arteries Section of carotid artery with plaque. Blood flows from the common carotid artery(bottom), and divides into ... The carotid artery divides into the internal carotid artery and the external carotid artery. The internal carotid artery ... At the throat it forks into the internal carotid artery and the external carotid artery. The internal carotid artery supplies ... The common carotid artery is the large vertical artery in red. The blood supply to the carotid artery starts at the arch of the ...
*  Jared Landers
In July 2016, Landers was competing at Tri-City Speedway when his car flipped; the wreck tore his common carotid artery in his ...
*  Carotid artery
... may refer to: Common carotid artery, often "carotids" or "carotid", an artery on each side of the neck which ... divides into the external carotid artery and internal carotid artery External carotid artery, an artery on each side of the ... neck and meninges Internal carotid artery, an artery on each side of the head and neck supplying blood to the brain. ...
*  External carotid artery
The external carotid artery is a major artery of the head and neck. It arises from the common carotid artery when it splits ... Maxillary artery Superficial temporal artery Branches of external carotid artery Magnetic Resonance Angiography "Carotid artery ... As the artery travels upwards, it supplies: In the carotid triangle:Superior thyroid artery, arising from its anterior aspect ... At its origin, this artery is closer to the skin and more medial than the internal carotid, and is situated within the carotid ...
*  Iron(III) chloride
"Transendothelial migration of ferric ion in FeCl3 injured murine common carotid artery". Thrombosis Research. 118 (2): 275-280 ... The descriptor hydrated or anhydrous is used when referring to iron(III) chloride, to distinguish between the two common forms ...
*  Catherine Eddowes
The cause of death was haemorrhage from the left common carotid artery. The death was immediate and the mutilations were ... Eddowes and Kelly split their last sixpence between them; he took fourpence to pay for a bed in the common lodging-house, and ... These eventually led to her identification by John Kelly as his common-law wife, after he read about the tickets in the ... Police surgeon Dr Brown said that the kidney had been trimmed up, and that the renal artery was entirely absent. Metropolitan ...
*  Cerebrovascular disease
The common carotid artery divides into the internal and the external carotid arteries. The internal carotid artery becomes the ... Dissections within the carotid arteries or vertebral arteries may compromise blood flow to the brain due to thrombosis, and ... Arteries supplying oxygen and nutrients to the brain are often damaged or deformed in these disorders. The most common ... From the basilar artery are two posterior cerebral arteries. Branches of the basilar and PCA supply the occipital lobe, brain ...
*  Ascending pharyngeal artery
It lies just superior to the bifurcation of the common carotid arteries. The artery most typically bifurcates into ... it is involved in internal carotid artery reconstitution via the "aberrant carotid artery" variant. The muscular branch of the ... The ascending pharyngeal artery is an artery in the neck that supplies the pharynx. It is the smallest branch of the external ... and internal carotid arteries (via its caroticotympanic branch, meningohypophyseal, and inferolateral trunks). Also present is ...
*  Jugular venous pressure
If one feels a pulse in the neck, it is generally the common carotid artery. occludable - the JVP can be stopped by occluding ... this is not always an accurate way to differentiate the JVP from the carotid pulse. The carotid artery only has one beat in the ... The " a " wave corresponds to right Atrial contraction and ends synchronously with the carotid artery pulse. The peak of the 'a ... The JVP and carotid pulse can be differentiated several ways: multiphasic - the JVP "beats" twice (in quick succession) in the ...
*  Death and state funeral of NĂ©stor Kirchner
On 7 February 2010, he developed problems with the common carotid artery and needed surgery. On 11 September 2010, he was ... hospitalized due to coronary artery blockage and needed an angioplasty. For more than 24 hours, hundreds of thousands of people ...
*  Internal jugular vein
... being at one end lateral to the internal carotid artery, and then lateral to the common carotid artery, and at the root of the ... The vein runs in the carotid sheath with the common carotid artery and vagus nerve. On both sides and at the base of the brain ... At the root of the neck, the right internal jugular vein is a little distance from the common carotid artery, and crosses the ... first part of the subclavian artery, while the left internal jugular vein usually overlaps the common carotid artery. The left ...
*  Exile and death of Pedro II of Brazil
Six liters of hydrochloride of zinc and aluminum was injected into his common carotid artery. A death mask was also made. Pedro ...
*  Central retinal artery occlusion
... the most common is carotid artery atherosclerosis. Central retinal artery occlusions cause sudden, acute, and painless loss of ... The most common cause for CRAO is carotid artery atherosclerosis. In patients of 70 years of age and older, giant cell ... Central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO) is a disease of the eye where the flow of blood through the central retinal artery is ... The ophthalmic artery branches off into the central retinal artery which travels with the optic nerve until it enters the eye. ...
*  Jugular vein
The internal jugular runs with the common carotid artery and vagus nerve inside the carotid sheath. It provides venous drainage ... The internal jugular vein is formed by the anastomosis of blood from the sigmoid sinus of the dura mater and the common facial ...
*  Sternocleidomastoid muscle
Many important structures relate to the sternocleidomastoid, including the common carotid artery, accessory nerve, and brachial ... The internal carotid artery to reach both the sternocleidomastoid muscles and the trapezius. After a signal reaches the ...
*  William Maclay Awl
He was the first surgeon west of the Allegheny Mountains to tie the left Common carotid artery.;. In Columbus he quickly ... He was a common witness in court to cases of doubtful insanity. Both he and Marmaduke B. Wright were members of the Ohio ...
*  Precerebral artery
Examples include: Vertebral artery Basilar artery Common carotid artery. ... A precerebral artery is an artery leading to the cerebrum, but not in the cerebrum. ...
*  Circle of Willis
The left and right internal carotid arteries arise from the left and right common carotid arteries. The posterior communicating ... Anterior cerebral artery (left and right) Anterior communicating artery Internal carotid artery (left and right) Posterior ... The vertebral arteries arise from the subclavian arteries. The anterior communicating artery connects the two anterior cerebral ... so the internal carotid artery supplies the posterior cerebrum. In another variation the anterior communicating artery is a ...
*  Superior cardiac nerve
The left nerve, in the thorax, runs in front of the left common carotid artery and across the left side of the aortic arch, to ... It runs down the neck behind the common carotid artery, and in front of the Longus colli muscle; and crosses in front of the ... The right nerve, at the root of the neck, passes either in front of or behind the subclavian artery, and along the innominate ... artery to the back of the arch of the aorta, where it joins the deep part of the cardiac plexus. It is connected with other ...
*  Double aortic arch
The left arch gives first origin to the left common carotid artery and then the left subclavian artery. The right aortic arch ... The first vessel coming off the right arch is usually the right common carotid artery followed by the right subclavian artery. ... Double aortic arch with left dominant arch: In this less common condition, as the name indicates, the left arch is the larger ... Recurrent respiratory infections are common and secondary pulmonary secretions can further increase the airway obstruction. ...
*  Animal model of ischemic stroke
... and common carotid artery occlusion Two-vessel occlusion and hypotension Four-vessel occlusion Unilateral common carotid artery ... They do not have a Circle of Willis and stroke can be induced by common carotid artery occlusion alone. Some of the mechanisms ... The most common modification is based on Longa (1989) [8] who described filament introduction via the external carotid artery, ... MCAO can be combined with temporal or permanent common carotid artery occlusion. These models require a small craniotomy. The ...
*  William Dalrymple (surgeon)
i. 1805; and "A Case of Aneurism cured by Tying the Left Common Carotid Artery", in Medico-Chirurgical Transactions, vol. vi. ... 1813 he attracted great attention by his successful performance of the then rare operation of tying the common carotid artery. ... He received attention for successfully performing of the then rare operation of tying the carotid artery. Dalrymple was born in ...
*  Cauliflower ear
... specifically the carotid artery) or brain in the insane. Some thought it was involved in all types of insanity, while others ... The condition is common in martial arts such as boxing, mixed martial arts or wrestling, and in full-contact sports such as ... The outer ear may wrinkle, and can become slightly pale due to reduced blood flow; hence the common term "cauliflower ear". ...
*  Aneurysm
The next most common sites of cerebral aneurysm occurrence are in the internal carotid artery. Aneurysm presentation may range ... The most common locations include arteries in the abdomen, thigh, neck, and arm. A mycotic aneurysm can result in sepsis, or ... It consists of passing a catheter into the femoral artery in the groin, through the aorta, into the brain arteries, and finally ... The legs, including the popliteal arteries.[citation needed] The kidney, including renal artery aneurysm and intraparechymal ...