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How is carotid artery stenosis diagnosed?

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Dr. DAVID AMOS answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Carotid stenosis: Presence of carotid bruit and carotid ultrasound.

Answered 8/24/2012

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Dr. Michael Korona answered

Specializes in Radiology - Interventional

Ultrasound of : The carotid arteries best place to start. See carotid disease at www.Sirweb.Org.

Answered 10/1/2012

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Dr. Joseph Gemmete answered

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Physicalexam imaging: Carotid stenosis can be diagnosed on physical exam by a bruit. Ultrasound in usually the first imaging study followed by mra/mri, cta, and final angiography.

Answered 9/25/2013

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