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What is more reliable CT scan or ultrasound of carotid artery?

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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
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In brief: Ultrasound

Is a good screening exam. Ct angiogram is best to evaluate the carotid arteries.
Conventional angiography is good also but does have a small risk of stroke. See radiologyinfo.Org for more info.

In brief: Ultrasound

Is a good screening exam. Ct angiogram is best to evaluate the carotid arteries.
Conventional angiography is good also but does have a small risk of stroke. See radiologyinfo.Org for more info.
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