common carotid artery


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common carotid artery

[¦käm·ən kə′räd·əd ′ärd·ə·rē]
(anatomy)
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In this classification, V1 denotes the cervical segment of the internal carotid artery (ICA) which commences at the bifurcation of the common carotid artery (CCA).
Seldinger angiography of the detachment of the left common carotid artery from the aortic arch in oblique position
A--aorta of aorta, ARSCA--aberrant right subclavian artery, Oe--esophagus, RCCA right common carotid artery, and RVA--right vertebral
Common Carotid Artery Intima-media thickness (CCA IMT) was observed significantly high throughout group C but it was more profound in Group-C-III.
An anatomical variant : low-lying bifurcation of the common carotid artery, and its surgical implications in anterior cervical discectomy.
The regression in maximum left, maximum right, mean left, and mean right common carotid artery intima-media thickness was significantly greater with cilostazol compared with aspirin (_0.088_0.260 versus 0.059_0.275 mm, P_0.001; _0.042_0.274 versus 0.045_0.216 mm, P_0.003; _0.043_0.182 versus 0.028_0.202 mm, P_0.004; and _0.024_0.182 versus 0.048_0.169 mm, P_0.001).
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.
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).
The left common carotid artery terminated after sending off branches to the syrinx and the neck.
The mean carotid intima media thickenss of right common carotid artery was significantly higher in patients with diabetes along with hypertension as compared to the control group (p=0.03).
All participants underwent common carotid artery measurements with the color Doppler ultrasound to measure common carotid IMT.
common carotid artery injury (1) from the insertion of a central venous line; subclavian artery injury (1), also from the insertion of a central venous line and a subclavian artery injury (1) from internal fixation of the fractured clavicle.