common carotid artery

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common carotid artery

[¦käm·ən kə′räd·əd ′ärd·ə·rē]
(anatomy)
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Firstly, the tracheosyringeal trunk branched off from the common carotid arteries (Fig.
In head and neck surgery, the common carotid arteries are important landmarks, defining the plane of the dissection during radical neck surgery (Ord & Ward-Booth, 1986).
Among the 10 patients who consumed pomegranate juice, the mean IMT of the left and right common carotid arteries decreased by 13%, 22%, 26%, and 35% at months 3, 6, 9, and 12, respectively.
Major vessels include the common carotid arteries, internal carotid arteries, anterior cerebral, middle cerebral, posterior cerebral, vertebral and the basilar arteries.
All patients were subjected to CT scan brain and colour doppler study of extracranial carotid arteries, the systolic and diastolic velocity of blood flow, and the ratio of peak systolic velocities of common carotid arteries, carotid intimal medial thickness, presence of atheromatous plaque and thrombus were looked for and then the percentage of stenosis of the affected patients were assessed.
These vessels were the occipital and ascending pharyngeal arteries and muscular branch which was originated from the common carotid arteries (Fig.
Carotid intima media thickness was measured in the left and right common carotid arteries.
Common brachiocephalic trunk is an anatomic vascular variant in which both common carotid arteries, together with the right subclavian artery, originate from the aortic arch via a single trunk.
The common carotid arteries (CCA) of dog ended near a transverse plane passing throughout the hyoid bone body originating on the both sides the right and left external carotids (ECA) as well as the right and left internal carotid arteries (ICA).