Carotid Artery Disease

Carotid artery disease is a condition that causes the narrowing of the carotid artery by the formation of atherosclerotic plaques. The carotid artery supplies blood to portions of the neck, head and brain. Individuals with carotid artery disease are at increased risk for a stroke.

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