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More on carotid plaque... by Dr. William D. Medical Doctor "), have an abnormal sound in your carotid ultrasound detected by your doctor (a carotid "bruit"), or... Although not a perfect test, carotid ultrasound is an exceptionally easy and accessible test...
Carotid Artery Stenting vs Carotid Artery Surgery: Is there a Difference? by Heartstrong Registered NurseFacebook If you have a carotid stenosis you could be at an increased risk for a stroke. Carotid artery surgery (carotid endarterectomy) has been the treatment of choice for many years.  Carotid artery...
Non Invasive Eye Test Can Accurately Detect Carotid Artery Stenosis–Condition That Makes People Vulnerable to Strokes by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven . They showed that a test called ocular pulse amplitude (OPA) can reliably detect carotid artery stenosis (CAS), a condition... amplitude is a reliable, safe screening test for carotid artery stenosis,” said lead researcher Pascal Bruno...
Carotid Artery Stenting Can Prevent Strokes by Heartstrong Registered NurseFacebook ) and fifty percent of these ischemic strokes are caused by a significant carotid artery (neck artery leading... that travels up the carotid blood vessels and occludes one of the blood vessels supplying the brain...
Should Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis Be Treated? by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Whether or not patients with asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis should be treated... to how to best prevent stroke from this type of heart disease. Carotid artery stenosis is a sign of cardiovascular...
Carotid ultrasound effective alternative to coronary angiography by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor - A simple, inexpensive and noninvasive carotid artery ultrasound of the neck can be used as a preliminary... appears in the June 2010 issue of the American Heart Journal. “Our research has identified that carotid...
Carotid artery plaques form later in life, related to insulin levels by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor of atherosclerotic plaques in carotid arteries by taking advantage of Carbon-14 (14C) residues in the atmosphere... short and late time period in life of 3-5 years. The investigators collected carotid plaques...
Carotid plaque can be shrunk by Dr. William D. Medical Doctor Rose, a 64-year old woman, just had a 70% carotid blockage identified by a screening ultrasound... every year. She would need carotid surgery, an "endarterectomy", if the blockage worsened. "Can't I reduce...
Do We Need MRI Monitoring of Carotid Atherotic Plaque to Assess Statin Treatment? by Bruce Friedman Patient Expert in point is a recent article discussing the use of MRIs to assess the response of carotid artery atheromas..., showing the amount of cholesterol within the plaque....The scans were done on patients’ carotid arteries...
Brain Lesions Nidus and Bruit what are the treatment options by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook -like headaches or a BruitAn abnormal swishing or ringing sound in the ear caused by blood pulsing...

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Treatment ... r that produces cholesterol. Carotid stenosis Some ischaemic ... » Read on
Diagnosis ... hromboembolism (a blood clot that has formed a blockage) in the carotid arteries (the main blood vessels that carry blood to the ... » Read on