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Related to Carotic: carotid body, carotid sinus, carotid bruit, carotid ultrasound, Carotid stenosis, carotid pulse


a.1.Of or pertaining to stupor; as, a carotic state.
2.(Anat.) Carotid; as, the carotic arteries.
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Sno Serenade (Ron Boss) takes the nine-furlong handicap, Raahin (Reg Akehurst) the mile-and-six heat, and Carotic (Guy Harwood) just holds Tranquil Waters (Henry Cecil/Willie Ryan) in the ten-furlong maiden.
It is seen mainly in patients who have had radiation therapy to the neck, carotic endarterectomies, or radical neck dissections, and it responds to clonidine therapy.