common carotid artery


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Noun1.common carotid artery - runs upward in the neck and divides into the external and internal carotid arteriescommon carotid artery - runs upward in the neck and divides into the external and internal carotid arteries
arteria carotis, carotid artery - either of two major arteries of the neck and head; branches from the aorta
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Two methods may be used to acquire CIMT: one method involves measurements of maximal CIMT in the near and far walls of the three main segments of the carotid arteries (common carotid, bifurcation, and internal carotid); the other method involves an automated measurement of CIMT, which is restricted to the far wall of the distal common carotid artery at a plaque-free site.
Under this lesion, right subclavian artery was bending to posterior and the lesion was compressing the trachea at the junction of right common carotid artery and right subclavian artery.
Bhatia, "Classification of Pressure Gradient of Human Common Carotid Artery and Ascending Aorta on the Basis of Age and Gender", International Journal of Computer Applications, vol.
However, according to radiographs, an injury was inflicted in unusual dorsoventral axis with a blade positioned in the diagonal trajectory with the knife blade tip close to the right-sided vertebral artery and common carotid artery (Figs.
The analysis showed an inverse association between average Alternate Healthy Eating Index score--a measure of diet quality--and smaller common carotid artery adventitial diameter, although after adjustment for BMI this association was no longer statistically significant.
The analysis showed an inverse association between average Alternate Healthy Eating Index score - a measure of diet quality - and smaller common carotid artery adventitial diameter, although after adjustment for BMI this association was no longer statistically significant.
Neck CT-scan done at the local hospital revealed C2-C4 transverse process fractures on the right side, fracture at the right lamina of C3, and right common carotid artery dissection.
We opted for percutaneous angioplasty and stenting, but, given the anatomic particularity of patient's vascular system detachment of the left common carotid artery from the aortic arch in oblique position), stenting in the neurosurgery clinic was impossible, so the patient was referred to interventional cardiology (Figure 9).
Urgently performed conventional angiography includes lateral view injection of the right common carotid artery (Figure 3) demonstrating normal opacification of the right internal and external carotid arterial systems.
Arch of aorta (AOA) is the continuation of ascending aorta, and usually, it gives three branches, namely, from right to left, brachiocephalic trunk, left common carotid artery (LCCA), and left subclavian artery (LSCA).
Objective: The objective was to assess the role of homocysteine in the development of atherosclerosis in common carotid artery in the carbamazepine treated epileptic patients.
There are controversies about the relation of common carotid artery (CCA) and its neighboring structures (Anu et al.; Snell; Barnett et al., 1998).