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In agreement with literature data (Erdogan, 2012), the brachiocephalic trunks were observed to have divided into the common carotid artery and the subclavian artery.
Other reports have mentioned Takayasu's and Marfan's disease as a cause for this presentation (14,15) There was a case of a paediatric patient with a common carotid artery aneurysm secondary to fungal infection following extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (16).
Left common carotid artery showed moderate dilatation in the cervical region, measuring 3 cm before bifurcation.
Anatomic relationship of the internal jugular vein and the common carotid artery applied to percutaneous transjugular procedures.
Associations of carotid artery intima-media thickness (IMT) with risk factors and prevalent cardiovascular disease: comparison of mean common carotid artery IMT with maximum internal carotid artery IMT.
Permanent, bilateral common carotid artery occlusion in the rat: a model for chronic cerebral hypoperfusion-related neurodegenerative diseases.
The literature reports few cases of thoracic aortic pseudoaneurysm due to swallowed foreign body and common carotid artery pseudoaneurysm due to ingested metallic foreign body (2-4).
1) in 1986, for the first time and they have shown highly significant association between histological findings of the common carotid artery (CCA) and respective ultrasound examinations.
For the secondary outcomes, which included four segments of the common carotid artery and eight segments of the common carotid and bifurcation sites, the long-acting basal insulin resulted in slight but statistically significant annualized differences in maximum CIMT of -0.
Everyone in this heart risk analysis (1) had ultrasound imaging to measure cIMT in the common carotid artery when they entered the SUN Study and about 2 years later.
Computed tomographic angiography revealed a pseudo-aneurysm of the right common carotid artery at its origin with extensive surrounding thrombus (Fig.