Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid artery disease occurs when one or both of the carotid arteries become narrowed or blocked. The carotid arteries carry blood from the aorta through the neck to the brain.
Diagnosis & Treatment at UVA
At UVA, we can diagnose you by using these tests:
- Computed tomography (CT) scan
- Magnetic resonance angiography (MRA)
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA)
Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting
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