dissection

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dissection

[də′sek·shən]
(geology)
Destruction of the continuity of the land surface by erosive cutting of valleys or ravines into a relatively even surface.
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Sea wave-induced internal carotid artery dissection.
It was discovered that a carotid artery dissection had caused an ischemic stroke in the right hemisphere.
2009) Bilateral internal carotid artery dissection presenting as isolated unilateral Horner syndrome.
Ultrasound findings in spontaneous carotid artery dissection.
We describe a very rare case of a nontraumatic common carotid artery dissection in a 45-year-old man that was initially misdiagnosed as a sternocleidomastoid hematoma.
We present here a case report of a young patient with bilateral carotid artery dissection following blunt trauma that was managed with conservative therapy with aspirin with a positive outcome.
Pain as the only manifestation ofinternal carotid artery dissection.
Internal carotid artery dissection and ipsilateral hypoglossal nerve palsy.
Incidence of internal carotid artery dissection in the community of Dijon.
Anti-coagulation was first used in SRAD, based on its proven success in resolving small carotid artery dissections over a period of several months.
Covered and bare metal stents have been used successfully (4) to treat false aneurysms, arteriovenous fistulas (5) and carotid artery dissections.

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