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How do they test the carotid artery?

To check your carotid arteries, your doctor will listen to them with a stethoscope. He or she will listen for a whooshing sound called a bruit. This sound may indicate changed (MORE)

Where is the carotid artery located?

The carotid artery is located in the neck. It runs form the aorta up each side of your neck. The external caratid arteries end closer to your ears. The internals run up to you (MORE)

Why do giraffes have valves in their carotid arteries?

They have very long neck which the pulses in the arteries are not strong enough to push the blood up to the brain. The "VALVES" prevent the back flow of blood.........
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What does the external carotid artery supply?

The external carotid artery is responsible for supplying blood the the face, jaw, scalp, and the base of the skull.
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Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

Definition of carotid artery stenosis?

  Answer   A "stenosis" is a narrowing of a luminal organ (such as a blood vessel). Thus, a "carotid artery stenosis" is a narrowing of a carotid artery.
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the 5s because it has better service but it dosent have diffrent  colrs just silver gold and black
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What are the symptoms of a blocked carotid artery?

Some of the symptoms of this disease are headaches, nausea or dizziness. There is also the feeling of numbness or tingling in the various parts of the body experienced by the (MORE)