Lee Fleisher, Author at The Cardiology Advisor

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Carotid Endarterectomy

What the Anesthesiologist Should Know before the Operative Procedure The term “carotid stenosis” refers to partial or complete blockage of the carotid artery, most commonly secondary to atherosclerosis. Plaques are generally found at the bifurcation of the common carotid artery (CCA), encroaching into the posterior walls of the internal, external and common carotid arteries. This…

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