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A 76-year-old male asked:

do you have info on facilities and surgeons who perform removal of 100% carotid arteries by freezing the plaque for removal? my brother has 100% blockage on his right carotid, and 85% blockage on his left.

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
Freeze Carotid: This is a very risky situation. This procedure does not work and is very risky with 100% occlusion and even 85%. If he smokes he should stop now! We are not a medical facility. We do online consults. Please discuss with your Dr and health care team.

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