*  What is Carotid Artery Stenosis? (with pictures)
Carotid artery stenosis is a condition in which the carotid arteries become abnormally narrow, making it hard for the brain to ... The carotid arteries, located in the neck, are the major source of oxygen-rich blood flow to the brain. Carotid artery stenosis ... the patient will likely undergo a Doppler ultrasound of the carotid artery to confirm stenosis. When carotid artery stenosis is ... When carotid artery stenosis is greater than 50%, several strategies may be employed to treat it. Carotid endarterectomy is a ...
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*  Carotid Artery Stenosis Imaging: Practice Essentials, Radiography, Computed Tomography
CEMRA detected stenosis in 24 (52%) of 46 carotid arteries, while TOF detected stenosis in 27 (59%) of 46 carotid arteries. ... encoded search term (Carotid Artery Stenosis Imaging) and Carotid Artery Stenosis Imaging What to Read Next on Medscape. ... carotid bulb). ec = external carotid artery; f = facial artery; l = lingual artery; ic = internal carotid artery; im = internal ... carotid bulb). ec = external carotid artery; f = facial artery; l = lingual artery; ic = internal carotid artery; im = internal ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/417524-overview
*  Case of Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis in a Hypertensive Patient | Hypertension
Contralateral internal carotid artery and intracranial arteries were normal. Arterial work-up was consistent with an isolated ... stenosis of the left internal carotid artery. This carotid stenosis was asymptomatic because the patient did not have any ... Executive Committee for the Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis Study. Endarterectomy for asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis ... Case of Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis in a Hypertensive Patient. David Calvet, Laurence Amar, Gian Paolo Rossi, Stéphane ...
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*  Evaluation of a Novel Technique to Diagnose Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Artery Thrombosis. Blood clot formation in any part of the CAROTID ARTERIES. This may produce CAROTID STENOSIS or ... CAROTID ARTERY, EXTERNAL) and internal (CAROTID ARTERY, INTERNAL) carotid arteries. ... Frequency Analysis of Carotid Artery Disease. The purpose of this study is to determine if carotid artery stenosis can be ... Damaged carotid arteries can lead to CAROTID ARTERY THROMBOSIS; CAROTID-CAVERNOUS SINUS FISTULA; pseudoaneurysm formation; and ...
  https://www.bioportfolio.com/resources/trial/202360/Evaluation-of-a-Novel-Technique-to-Diagnose-Carotid-Artery-Stenosis.html
*  Anatomic and Hemodynamic Correlations in Carotid Artery Stenosis | Stroke
Pressures were measured in the carotid arteries of 61 patients proximal and distal to atherosclerotic plaques which were ... Anatomic and Hemodynamic Correlations in Carotid Artery Stenosis. JAMES A. DEWEESE, ALLYN G. MAY, ELLIOT O. LIPCHIK, CHARLES G ... Anatomic and Hemodynamic Correlations in Carotid Artery Stenosis. JAMES A. DEWEESE, ALLYN G. MAY, ELLIOT O. LIPCHIK and CHARLES ... Anatomic and Hemodynamic Correlations in Carotid Artery Stenosis. JAMES A. DEWEESE, ALLYN G. MAY, ELLIOT O. LIPCHIK and CHARLES ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/1/3/149
*  Carotid Artery Stenosis | Largo Medical Center | Largo, FL
Learn more about Carotid Artery Stenosis at Largo Medical Center DefinitionCausesRisk ... Carotid artery stenosis occurs when the carotid arteries narrow. The carotid arteries are major arteries found on each side of ... Carotid artery stenosis is caused by the build-up of plaque along the lining of the arteries. This build-up is known as ... Carotid artery stenosis. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T116329/Carotid-artery- ...
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*  Types of Carotid artery stenosis - RightDiagnosis.com
... and related symptoms from a list of 5 total causes of symptom Carotid artery stenosis. ... Types of Carotid artery stenosis including their causes, diagnosis, ... Occlusion of renal arteries *Peripheral arterial trauma *Presbycusis *Renal artery stenosis *Renal artery stenosis on both ... Carotid artery disease *Artery stenosis *Artery *Artery symptoms (83 causes) *Artery disease *Artery disorder *Stenosis Carotid ...
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*  CiNii 論文 - Neovascularization and Angiogenic Factors in Advanced Human Carotid Artery...
Neovascularization and Angiogenic Factors in Advanced Human Carotid Artery Stenosis * * PELISEK Jaroslav ... Differential developmental origin of arteries : Impact on angiogenesis and arteriogenesis PELISEK J ... Randomised trial of endarterectomy for recently symptomatic carotid stenosis : Final results of the MRC European Carotid ... and plaque vulnerability in patients with advanced carotid artery stenosis. ,b,,i,Methods and Results:,/i,,/b, The study group ...
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*  The Symptoms of Carotid Artery Stenosis
Knowledge about carotid stenosis symptoms is essential especially because these may indicate the future occurrence of a full- ... Carotid artery stenosis or carotid artery disease pertains to a narrowing activity within the heart's carotid arteries, usually ... Given the presence of carotid artery disease, the carotid arteries are obstructed and the brain fails to receive the necessary ... What are the Symptoms of Carotid Stenosis ?. Majority of those who have carotid stenosis during the disease's early stages do ...
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*  Effect of Treatment of Carotid Artery Stenosis on Blood Pressure | Stroke
Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty of the symptomatic atherosclerotic carotid arteries: results, complications, and follow- ... Effect of Treatment of Carotid Artery Stenosis on Blood Pressure. A Comparison of Hemodynamic Disturbances After Carotid ... Endovascular versus surgical treatment in patients with carotid stenosis in the Carotid and Vertebral Artery Transluminal ... Effect of Treatment of Carotid Artery Stenosis on Blood Pressure. F.M. McKevitt, A. Sivaguru, G.S. Venables, T.J. Cleveland, P. ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/34/11/2576
*  Prevalence of Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis in the General Population | Stroke
When both carotid arteries were measured, we used the largest stenosis observed.14 ... Endarterectomy for asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis. Executive Committee for the Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis Study ... and severe carotid stenosis (≥70%).. Results- Prevalence of moderate asymptomatic carotid stenosis ranged from 0.2% (95% CI, ... Prevalence of Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis in the General Population. Marjolein de Weerd, Jacoba P. Greving, Bo Hedblad ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/41/6/1294
*  Association between Asymptomatic Unilateral Internal Carotid Artery Stenosis and Electrophysiological Function of the Retina...
"Flow redistribution in the major cerebral arteries after carotid endarterectomy: a study with transcranial Doppler scan," ... "Endarterectomy for asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis. Executive Committee for the Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis Study ... E. G. Grant, C. B. Benson, G. L. Moneta et al., "Carotid artery stenosis: gray-scale and Doppler US diagnosis-Society of ... P. K. Kofoed, I. C. Munch, S. K. Holfort et al., "Cone pathway function in relation to asymmetric carotid artery stenosis: ...
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*  Carotid artery stenosis - Wikipedia
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 ... Carotid artery stenosis is a narrowing or constriction of any part of the carotid arteries, usually caused by atherosclerosis. ...
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*  Panoramic radiograph - Wikipedia
Almog, DM; Illig, KA; Khin, M; Green, RM (2000). "Unrecognized carotid artery stenosis discovered by calcifications on a ... Atherosclerosis of the coronary arteries leading to myocardial infarction (heart attack), and atherosclerosis of the carotid ... Friedlander, AH; Yueh, R; Littner, MR (1998). "The prevalence of calcified carotid artery atheromas in patients with ... Friedlander, AH; Garrett, NR; Norman, DC (2002). "The prevalence of calcified carotid artery atheromas on the panoramic ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panoramic_radiograph
*  Amaurosis fugax - Wikipedia
... ophthalmic artery, or ciliary arteries may cause this transient monocular blindness. Atherosclerotic carotid artery: Amaurosis ... and a carotid endarterectomy considered based on the location and grade of the stenosis. Generally, if the carotid artery is ... Most episodes of amaurosis fugax are the result of stenosis of the ipsilateral carotid artery. With that being the case, ... However, a severely atherosclerotic carotid artery may also cause amaurosis fugax due to its stenosis of blood flow, leading to ...
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*  Angioplasty - Wikipedia
Carotid artery stenosis is treated with angioplasty in a procedure called carotid stenting for patients at high-risk for ... It is commonly done to treat atherosclerotic narrowings of the abdomen, leg and renal arteries caused by peripheral artery ... Renal artery stenosis can lead to hypertension and loss of renal function. Angioplasty is occasionally used to treat venous ... On January 16, 1964, Dotter percutaneously dilated a tight, localized stenosis of the superficial femoral artery (SFA) in an 82 ...
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*  Ocular ischemic syndrome - Wikipedia
The retinal arteries may show spontaneous pulsations. If carotid occlusive disease results in ophthalmic artery occlusion, ... Severe ipsilateral or bilateral carotid artery stenosis or occlusion is the most common cause of ocular ischemic syndrome. The ... internal carotid artery, and less frequently the external carotid artery. Other causes include: Takayasu's arteritis Giant cell ... Retinal artery occlusion (such as central retinal artery occlusion or branch retinal artery occlusion) leads to rapid death of ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ocular_ischemic_syndrome
*  Digital subtraction angiography - Wikipedia
... including carotid artery stenosis, pulmonary embolisms, and acute limb ischaemia. Arterial stenosis, which is particularly ... It also helps detect and diagnose lesions in the carotid arteries, a potential cause of strokes. IV-DSA has also been useful in ... However, IV-DSA has been used successfully to study the vessels of the brain and heart and has helped detect carotid artery ... DSA is the gold standard investigation for renal artery stenosis. Cerebral aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations (AVM). DSA ...
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*  Complications of diabetes mellitus - Wikipedia
Stroke (mainly the ischemic type) Carotid artery stenosis does not occur more often in diabetes, and there appears to be a ... due to damage to the arteries.[citation needed] Studies show that DM1 and DM2 cause a change in balancing of metabolites such ... Macrovascular disease leads to cardiovascular disease, to which accelerated atherosclerosis is a contributor: Coronary artery ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Complications_of_diabetes_mellitus
*  Watershed stroke - Wikipedia
... which can lead to deformed red blood cells clogging blood vessels and impeding blood flow Carotid artery stenosis, or narrowing ... Microemboli usually form as thrombi, and can block arteries outright. On the other hand, they often detach, move into blood ... Often considered one of the safest ways to treat symptomatic carotid stenosis, carotid endarterectomy is a procedure by which a ... Thrombi at the split of the internal carotid artery in the neck may cause watershed infarcts between the territories of the ...
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*  Carotid endarterectomy - Wikipedia
Carotid artery stenting compared with endarterectomy in patients with symptomatic carotid stenosis (International Carotid ... Asymptomatic patients have narrowing of their carotid arteries, but have not experienced a TIA or stroke. Carotid stenosis is ... Atherosclerosis causes plaque to form within the carotid artery walls, usually at the fork where the common carotid artery ... Current surgical best-practice restricts surgery for asymptomatic carotid stenosis to patients with ≥70% carotid stenosis if ...
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*  Radiology - Wikipedia
Stenosis, for example, of the carotid arteries may be a warning sign for an impending stroke. A clot, embedded deep in one of ... renal artery stenosis, inferior vena cava filter placement, gastrostomy tube placements, biliary stents and hepatic ... images of carotid, cerebral, coronary or other arteries. The introduction of computed tomography in the early 1970s ... clots in the arteries of the lungs), aortic dissection (tearing of the aortic wall), appendicitis, diverticulitis, and ...
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*  Artery disease - Wikipedia
Coronary artery disease refers to the coronary arteries which are in or adjacent to the heart. Carotid artery stenosis is a ... Peripheral artery disease, often called peripheral vascular disease, is a narrowing of the arteries other than those that ... Artery disease are a narrowing or constriction of the arteries may refer to the following: ... narrowing of the carotid artery in the neck and which supplies blood to the brain. ...
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*  Medical ultrasound - Wikipedia
... where ultrasound is used for assessing blood flow and stenoses in the carotid arteries (Carotid ultrasonography) and the big ... By calculating the frequency shift of a particular sample volume, for example flow in an artery or a jet of blood flow over a ... Ultrasound scanners have different Doppler-techniques to visualize arteries and veins. The most common is colour doppler or ... stenosis, vasospasm from a subarachnoid hemorrhage (bleeding from a ruptured aneurysm), and other problems. Doppler fetal ...
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*  Common carotid artery - Wikipedia
Common carotid artery Common carotid artery Right and left common carotid arteries Head and neck anatomy Carotid sheath Carotid ... Carotid stenosis may occur in patients with atherosclerosis. The intima-media thickness of the carotid artery wall is a marker ... Common carotid artery Common carotid artery - right view Brachial plexus and common carotid artery ... the common carotid artery splits ("bifurcates" in literature) into an internal carotid artery (ICA) and an external carotid ...
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