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Carotid Artery Surgery In Sickle Cell Disease Patients

Carotid artery surgery in sickle cell disease patients; is the surgical removal procedure of plaque that is built up inside of the carotid artery, in order to restore blood flow to the brain. It serves as a treatment for carotid artery disease and helps in the prevention of stroke in sickle cell disease patients.

  1 month ago ago
Carotid Artery Surgery In Sickle Cell Disease Patients

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Carotid Artery Stenosis In Patients With Sickle Cell Disease

Carotid artery stenosis is a condition in sickle cell disease patients that is characterized by the narrowing of the blood vessels present in the neck that is responsible for carrying blood from the heart to the brain. The major cause of carotid artery stenosis is the buildup of cholesterol in the blood vessels called atherosclerosis.

  1 month ago ago
Carotid Artery Stenosis In Patients With Sickle Cell Disease