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Restoring Circulation to Your Carotid Artery: 2 Options

Tags: carotid artery disease, carotid endarterectomy, carotid stent, head and neck cancer, stents

If your doctor recommends a procedure to restore circulation to a carotid artery (or what is called “revascularization”), you need to know about two options: carotid endarterectomy and carotid stenting.

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A Better Way to Treat Severely Blocked Arteries

Tags: carotid stent, coronary artery disease

A Cleveland Clinic study shows there may be a new and better option for treating patients with severely blocked arteries in the heart and neck — with patients staying healthier longer.