common carotid artery

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common carotid artery

[¦käm·ən kə′räd·əd ′ärd·ə·rē]
(anatomy)
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CT angiography of the cervical vessels which demonstrated a 50% left common carotid artery stenosis at its bifurcation and an 85% left internal carotid artery sever stenosis
Saccular Aneurysm of the Proximal Left Common Carotid Artery.
Axial ultrasound images of patient revealing presence of intraluminal calcification (arrow) at level of bifurcation of left common carotid artery (a) without and (b) SCM: Sternocleidomastoid muscle; ICA: Internal carotid artery; ECA: External carotid artery; V: Internal jugular vein.
(b) Debranching graft's proximal anastomosis was performed end to side to right common carotid artery; graft's carotid leg was anastomosed to left common carotid artery end to end; graft's left subclavian artery leg was anastomosed to the left subclavian artery end to side; and left subclavian artery was simply ligated proximally.
Cudi Tuncer, "Coexisting of aortic arch variation of the left common carotid artery arising from brachiocephalic trunk and absence of the main branches of right subclavian artery: a review of the literature," Romanian Journal of Morphology and Embryology, vol.
After blood pressure was pharmacologically increased, a conventional simultaneous 8 x 29 mm balloon expandable kissing stenting (Omnilink Elite[R], Abbott Vascular, Inc.) was performed at the origin of the right and left common carotid artery during a transient bilateral ICA looping to flush debris in the external carotid artery (Figure 2).
While the right common carotid artery gave off branches similar to those of the left common carotid artery, after giving off these branches, it coursed to the head as a single artery in the ventral part of the neck.
(5) However, in this patient, ultrasonography of the neck was performed and revealed a variant of the right common carotid artery from the left common carotid artery at the base of the neck crossing midline, causing a palpable mass.
A small connection was also seen between the main pulmonary artery and left common carotid artery apart from its origin.
Results Result showed that IMT and velocity of left common carotid artery and velocity in right vertebral artery were significantly greater in psoriatic patients than control group and psoriatic patients had 0.8 times greater risk of developing atherosclerosis than control group.
Each sample received the same treatment in which right and left common carotid arteries were checked, and CIMT and diameter of the carotid artery were measured and calculated.
Erlangen, Germany) after a region of interest (ROI) was placed in the left common carotid artery by the radiation technologist.