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What are the main risks of carotid end-arterectomies?

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Dr. Ramin AmirNovin
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Stroke

The most common risk of a carotid endarterectomy (cea) is stroke.
Although this is the most serious risk, it is less common than the risk of infection, neck, pain, and hoarsness. The risk of stroke in the hands of a trained vascular or neurosurgeon is about 1-2%.

In brief: Stroke

The most common risk of a carotid endarterectomy (cea) is stroke.
Although this is the most serious risk, it is less common than the risk of infection, neck, pain, and hoarsness. The risk of stroke in the hands of a trained vascular or neurosurgeon is about 1-2%.
Dr. Ramin AmirNovin
Dr. Ramin AmirNovin
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Dr. Ramin AmirNovin
Neurosurgery

In brief: Stroke

The most common risk of a carotid endarterectomy (cea) is stroke.
Although this is the most serious risk, it is less common than the risk of infection, neck, pain, and hoarsness. The risk of stroke in the hands of a trained vascular or neurosurgeon is about 1-2%.

In brief: Stroke

The most common risk of a carotid endarterectomy (cea) is stroke.
Although this is the most serious risk, it is less common than the risk of infection, neck, pain, and hoarsness. The risk of stroke in the hands of a trained vascular or neurosurgeon is about 1-2%.
Dr. Ramin AmirNovin
Dr. Ramin AmirNovin
Thank
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