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How important is it to have carotid ultrasound on both sides?

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Dr. William Purtill
Surgery - Vascular
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Very important.

The standard test involves checking both sides.
Plaque may be silently building up on one or other side.

In brief: Very important.

The standard test involves checking both sides.
Plaque may be silently building up on one or other side.
Dr. William Purtill
Dr. William Purtill
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional

In brief: Critical

Should evaluate both sides unless initial follow up of carotid stent.

In brief: Critical

Should evaluate both sides unless initial follow up of carotid stent.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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