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How common is it for someone to need a neck cta?
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Dr. Kuldeep Singh
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: CTA of the neck
Cta of the neck is usually done to evaluate arteries in the the neck.
Usually the carotid or vertebral arteries. Most common reason is to evaluate narrowing in there arteries.

In brief: CTA of the neck
Cta of the neck is usually done to evaluate arteries in the the neck.
Usually the carotid or vertebral arteries. Most common reason is to evaluate narrowing in there arteries.
Dr. Kuldeep Singh
Dr. Kuldeep Singh
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
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In brief: Not unusual
If patient has abnormal ultrasound of the carotid arteries or has TIA (mini stroke) or stroke symptoms, cta of neck can be performed.
Also used in certain trauma patients if vascular injury suspected.

In brief: Not unusual
If patient has abnormal ultrasound of the carotid arteries or has TIA (mini stroke) or stroke symptoms, cta of neck can be performed.
Also used in certain trauma patients if vascular injury suspected.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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