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Dr. William D.
"), 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...
Treatments for Strokeby
Here is a list of treatments and procedures that are commonly used to treat Stroke:
Blood pressure lowering medications
Treatments for High Blood Pressureby
Here is a list of treatments and procedures that are commonly used to treat High Blood Pressure:
Heart Disease - Number One Cause of Deathby
Blocked arteries in the neck, the carotid arteries, can lead to stroke when sufficiently narrowed. Stethoscope examination of the neck can detect sounds called bruits which often indicate carotid artery...
Treatments for Heart Healthby
Here is a list of treatments and procedures that are commonly used to treat Heart Health:
Health Headlines - March 18by
of stroke because of a blockage in their carotid arteries.
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Arteriovenous Malformation FAQsby
• Swelling or redness of an eye in people with a particular type of dural AVM called a carotid-cavernous fistula.
• Noise in the head, called a "bruit”. A dural AVM can cause a bruit due to the blood flowing...