Daily Archives: 12/08/2017

Carotid artery disease

Contents [hide] 1 Introduction 2 Incidence 3 Risk factors for stroke 4 Pathogenesis 4.1 Extracranial arterial pathology 4.2 Subclavian steal 5 Clinical presentation 5.1 Asymptomatic 5.2 Symptomatic 5.2.1 Transient ischaemic attacks 5.2.2 Stroke in evolution/complete stroke 6 Investigations 7 Treatment 7.1 Symptomatic carotid disease 7.2 Asymptomatic carotid disease 7.3 Carotid endarterectomy 7.4 Carotid stenting 7.5 […]