What is carotid artery surgery?

Answer The carotid arteries deliver oxygen to the brain. Buildup of cholesterol and fatty substances can narrow these arteries, which can lead to a stroke. In some cases, the arteries may need to be surgi... Read More »

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Malignant Tumor Wrapped Around Carotid Artery?

What sort of tumour is it? Every sort of tumour has a name. I had a tumour wrapped around the artery. They scraped it off.

Can red yeast rice help prevent carotid artery disease?

On One Hand: Red Yeast Rice Lowers LDL CholesterolRed yeast rice is derived naturally from yeast grown on certain types of rice and is also available as a supplement. Studies conducted by Dr. Stev... Read More »

How long could you live with a blocked carotid artery?

On One Hand: Multiple IssuesThe carotid arteries are an important set of vessels that supply freshly oxygenated blood to the head and brain. If one or more of these vessels are blocked, stroke, tra... Read More »

My dad is a bit over 40 and he is going to have coronary artery bypass surgery. is it dangerous could he die?

um anybody that answers this could be wrong unless they are i would recommend to search in this website...medlineplus.govjust ask your question in the research box about coronary arter... Read More »