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What are some diseases of the caroited arteries in neck that affects children and teens that can lead to stroke?!

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Dr. Ivan Ip
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In brief: Dissection

Sometimes, you can have something called carotid artery dissection, which can cause a stroke in even young people.

In brief: Dissection

Sometimes, you can have something called carotid artery dissection, which can cause a stroke in even young people.
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Dr. Michael Korona
Vasculitis, renal failure and sickle cell disease are a few others.
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