Narrowing or stricture of any part of the carotid arteries, most often due to atherosclerotic plaque formation. Ulcerations may form in atherosclerotic plaques and induce THROMBUS formation. Platelet or cholesterol emboli may arise from stenotic carotid lesions and induce a TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACK; CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT; or temporary blindness (amaurosis fugax). (From Adams et al., Principles of neurology, 6th ed, pp822-3)


<b>Carotid</b> artery <b>stenosis</b>

Carotid artery stenosis

<b>Carotid Stenosis</b> diagnosed

Carotid Stenosis diagnosed

<b>Carotid stenosis</b> refers to the

Carotid stenosis refers to the

Evaluation of <b>Carotid Stenosis</b>

Evaluation of Carotid Stenosis

Angiogram of the <b>carotid</b>

Angiogram of the carotid

<b>Carotid stenosis</b> is narrowing

Carotid stenosis is narrowing

<b>Carotid</b> artery <b>stenosis</b>

Carotid artery stenosis

<b>carotid stenosis</b>

carotid stenosis

Diagnosis and therapies



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