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Had a carotid artery ultrasound and doctor also heard bruit, what do they mean?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Narrowing in artery

When there is significant narrowing in carotid artery-that would create turbulant and that can be heard on examination and called carotid bruit.
Go to see your doctor and discuss re- ultrasound finding and further management . Good luck.

In brief: Narrowing in artery

When there is significant narrowing in carotid artery-that would create turbulant and that can be heard on examination and called carotid bruit.
Go to see your doctor and discuss re- ultrasound finding and further management . Good luck.
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