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In what way does stroke or carotid artery disease screening work?

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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional

In brief: Early

Detection of carotid artery disease.

In brief: Early

Detection of carotid artery disease.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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Dr. Khashayar Salartash
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: Ultrasound

The most effective screening test for carotid stenosis is a duplex ultrasound.
This should be done in those patients that have risk factors such as hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, smoking and diabetes.

In brief: Ultrasound

The most effective screening test for carotid stenosis is a duplex ultrasound.
This should be done in those patients that have risk factors such as hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, smoking and diabetes.
Dr. Khashayar Salartash
Dr. Khashayar Salartash
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