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Stroke

Carotid blockage

11/19/2007

Question:

what do they do if you have re-occuring blockage in your carotid and have already had an endarectomy?

Answer:

The options include another carotid surgery or the possibility for a carotid stent placement.

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Response by:

Jean  E Starr, MD Jean E Starr, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Vascular Surgery
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University