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Stroke patterns of the internal carotid artery dissection in 40 patients.
Carotid artery dissection. Semin Vasc Surg 2002 Jun;15(2):137-144.
Neck arterial and venous Doppler ultrasonography was performed in order to exclude carotid artery dissection. Prednisolone 250 mg da[y.sup.-1] intravenously was given for 3 days.
Sumer et al., "Association between internal carotid artery dissection and arterial tortuosity," Neuroradiology, vol.
Intraoperative cerebral angiography showed right carotid artery dissection and right vertebral artery occlusion.
Noah, of Acklam, died on February 17 last year in James Cook University Hospital's neonatal unit, six weeks after being born with brain damage, a carotid artery dissection - a torn neck artery - and a damaged spinal cord, leaving him unable to breathe for himself.
(7) For instance, an association between styloid process length and risk of cervical carotid artery dissection has been reported.
Pages, "Spontaneous carotid artery dissection in two siblings with osteogenesis imperfecta," Cerebrovascular Diseases, vol.
(d) Sagittal multiplanar reformatted (MPR) image from a 3D volume turbo spin echo acquisition centered on the left carotid bulb (asterisk) shows no evidence of spontaneously T1 hyperintense parietal hematoma, thus ruling out carotid artery dissection. No aneurysm is seen.
Winn, "Transcranial Doppler in the evaluation of internal carotid artery dissection," Stroke, vol.
Of occlusion due to carotid artery dissection (CAD), early recanalization is observed in 57–69% of cases.[sup][1] CAD is a highly dynamic process with dramatic morphological changes in the early stage of the disease; however, little is known about the radiographic findings in the initial week.
The annual incidence of carotid artery dissection (CAD) is estimated to be 2.5-3 per 100,000 (4).

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