internal carotid artery

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internal carotid artery

[in′tərn·əl kə′räd·əd ′ärd·ə·rē]
(anatomy)
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Rupture of aneurysms of the cavernous segment of the internal carotid arteries can result in cavernous-carotid fistulas.
Other structures relevant to the operative management of Eagle syndrome include the external and internal carotid arteries and the internal jugular vein.
Smoking apparently causes irreversible narrowing of the aorta and internal carotid arteries, Dr.
Bilateral hypoplasia of the internal carotid arteries associated with aneurysm of the right posterior communicating artery.
As the internal carotid arteries enter the skull they become intracranial vessels.
He continues, "This system is designed to be used in the patients with tortuous internal carotid arteries where filter devices cannot be used.
Atherosclerotic plaques were imaged and their length and width assessed, and flow velocities in the internal carotid arteries were calculated at sites of stenosis.
Computed tomography (CT) with contrast obtained prior to the biopsy demonstrated anomalous bilateral retropharyngeal internal carotid arteries and arteriosclerotic changes.
12] It is formed by branches of the internal carotid arteries and the vertebrobasilar system.

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