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A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Yes: Yes, there can be carotid stenosis without audible bruits, so if your doctor is looking for stenosis, or characterization of atheromatous plaque, caro ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Maybe: Depends on the technique they employ. It is certainly entirely possible to accurately see the carotids if they include it in the field of view.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Wu
17 years experience Vascular Surgery
Narrowing: "stenosis" means narrowing. Most commonly stenosis of the carotid artery is from atherosclerotic disease, or hardening and buildup of plaque within t ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Duplex: You can get a carotid duplex (ultrasound) exam.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Neurosurgeon: This is a direct connection between the carotid artery and the low pressure venous system in the cavernous sinus. It can cause significant dysfunctio ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Tortuous aorta: We don't usually specifically treat a tortuous aorta. Doctors who might relate are GP, Internist, Cardiologist
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. J mark Rheudasil
37 years experience Vascular Surgery
Very specialized: neurointerventional radiologist or neurologist
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chapman
40 years experience Cardiology
Any: This just requires a stethoscope and knowledge of what you are listening to. Cardiologists, or heart specialists, would be expected to be more expert ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Neurologist: Sclerosis of brain means "scarring", and diseases included might be amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, primary lateral sclerosis, multiple sclerosis, etc. ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience Neurology
Special headaches: A neurologist or a neurologist who specializes in the care of headaches should be able to answer all of your questions about this.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theresa Yang
8 years experience General Practice
Depends: If there are symptoms such as arterial hypertension, surgery is done. The narrowed part of the aorta can be removed and the ends reconnected, if a lot ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gamal Boutros
38 years experience Neurology
Neurosurgeon: Sometimes intervention radiology can treat , but always in cooperation with neurosurgery.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kalyn Diamond
13 years experience Clinical Psychology
Atherosclerosis: Hardening of the arteries, atherosclerosis, occurs when fat, cholesterol, and other substances build up in the bloodstream and causes arteries to narr ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Depends: If you know you have a coronary artery anomaly (ie, being born with an artery that supplies the heart muscle arising in an atypical location and/or fo ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ginsburg
11 years experience Interventional Radiology
Neurologist : Why were you getting the brain MRI? While most cases are discovered incidentally and the clinical significance of a persistent trigeminal artery is de ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Cuff
23 years experience Vascular Surgery
IR/ neuro specialty: Either a neurology interventionalist or an interventional radiologist who is trained in neuro radiology and intervention.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khamid Bakhadirov
17 years experience Neurology
Stroke causes: Stroke and heart attacks share common risk factors (diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, genetic factors.Regardless of type of stroke or h ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Yes: There is a risk of devastating stroke. See your doctor asap.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Vascular Surgeons: The most common place to start is at the local vascular clinic with a vascular surgeon.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mazen Ghani
23 years experience Radiology
Several: This may include a urologist, radiologist, oncologist.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oliver Aalami
22 years experience Vascular Surgery
Ultrasound: A general idea of vascular disease can be assessed on a physical exam (pulse exam, capillary refill, temperature, color of skin, non-healing wounds) a ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
None: It is benign and no treatment is necessary
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Tiny penis < 2 1/2" : (7 cm) when erect in post-pubertal male. Less than 1 inch (2.5 cm) stretched length from pubic bone to tip of glans in a full term, normal size infan ... Read More

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