TITLE

Noninvasive Detection of Internal Carotid Arterv Occlusion

AUTHOR(S)
Bodily, K. C.; Phillips, D. J.; Thiele, B. L.; Strandness, D. E.
PUB. DATE
August 1981
SOURCE
Angiology;Aug1981, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p517
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on noninvasive detection of internal carotid artery occlusion. With total occlusion of the internal carotid artery, flow in the common carotid assumes the pattern observed in the external carotid, which supplies a relatively high-resistance vascular bed. Occlusion of the internal carotid artery is not amenable to direct surgical correction. With the advent of new noninvasive diagnostic techniques, such as ultrasonic arteriography and duplex scanning, it has been possible to identify hemodynamically significant stenoses of the carotid bifurcation with a high degree of accuracy. This article describes the features of the Doppler velocity spectrum obtained from the common carotid artery when the internal carotid artery is occluded.
ACCESSION #
16394975

 

Related Articles

  • Is Incidental ("Drive-By") Renal Arteriography Justified in Patients with PVD or Carotid Stenosis? Jackson, Mark R.; Langan III, Eugene M.; Androes, Mark P.; Gray, Bruce H.; Kalbaugh, Corey A.; Taylor, Spence M. // Vascular;Nov2005 Supplement, Vol. 13, pS46 

    The article examines the occurrence of incidental renal arteriography in patients with carotid stenosis during diagnostic arteriography. The result of consecutive peripheral arteriograms performed for symptomatic lower extremity arterial occlusive disease is highlighted. The correlation of...

  • Diagnosis of Carotid Arterial Occlusive Disease. AbuRahma, A. F.; Diethrich, Edward B. // Vascular Surgery;Jan/Feb1980, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p23 

    A retrospective analysis of 1500 patient records was performed to assess the validity and reliability of combined oculoplethysmography and carotid phonoangiography (OPG/CPA) as indicators of carotid arterial occlusive disease. The tests were interpreted by means of a five-level grading system...

  • Neurovascular disorders. Bain, Peter; Blass, John; Jenkins, Harri; Johnson, Michael // Current Medical Literature: Neurology;2012, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p20 

    The article discusses several studies on neurovascular disorders. A study reviewed all the carotid duplex scans in their vascular laboratory. Another study explored strategies for identifying high-risk patients with significant asymptomatic carotid stenosis (ACS). A study combined data from the...

  • Outcome of the Contralateral Carotid Artery in Patients Having Undergone Ipsilateral Carotid Endarterectomy: Results of Selective Management. Eklof, G.; Kistner, Robert L.; Masuda, Elna M.; Wong, Howard P. // Vascular Surgery;May/Jun1998, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p221 

    Purposes: To evaluate the natural history of the carotid artery in patients who have undergone endarterectomy of the opposite carotid artery, study its relation to new neurologic events by clinical follow-up and serial duplex scanning, review the literature for management guidelines at present,...

  • Revascularization procedures in internal carotid artery pseudo-occlusion. Greiner, C.; Wassmann, H.; Palkovic, S.; Gauss, C. // Acta Neurochirurgica;Mar2004, Vol. 146 Issue 3, p237 

    Background.Surgical treatment of patients with suspected internal carotid artery (ICA) pseudo-occlusion and reduced cerebrovascular reactivity (CVR) is still uncertain regarding the diagnostic procedures, the risks and the optimal timing as well as performance of revascularization.Method. From...

  • Diagnosis of Internal Carotid Pseudo-occlusion by Use of Color-Coded Duplex Scanning: A Case Report. Martin, P. J.; Gaunt, M. E.; Nydahl, S.; Ratliff, D. A. // Vascular Surgery;Jul/Aug1995, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p303 

    The differentiation of ‘pseudo’ from complete carotid artery occlusion is still widely considered to be an indication for intraarterial angiography. The authors report a case in which color-coded duplex ultrasound revealed a persisting string-like lumen that was not adequately...

  • Wavelet-Based Neural Network Analysis of Internal Carotid Arterial Doppler Signals. Übeyli, Elif; Güler, İnan // Journal of Medical Systems;Jun2006, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p221 

    In this study, internal carotid arterial Doppler signals recorded from 130 subjects, where 45 of them suffered from internal carotid artery stenosis, 44 of them suffered from internal carotid artery occlusion and the rest of them were healthy subjects, were classified using wavelet-based neural...

  • Value of Color Flow Duplex Imaging in Detection of Subtotal and Total Internal Carotid Artery Occlusion. Labropoulos, N.; Androulakis, A.; Allan, R.; Giannoukas, A. D.; Touloupakis, E.; Tegos, T.; Al Kutoubi, A.; Nicolaides, A. N. // Vascular Surgery;Nov/Dec1997, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p775 

    The aim of this retrospective study was to estimate the predictive value of color flow duplex imaging (CFDI) in the detection of near-total and total internal carotid artery (ICA) occlusion. The authors reviewed all diagnoses of 95-99% ICA stenosis and ICA occlusion made by CFDI from 1991 to...

  • Intimal Medial Thickening of Common Carotid Artery as Indicator of Coronary Artery Disease. Visonà, Adriana; Pesavento, Raffaele; Lusiani, Luigi; Bonanome, Andrea; Cernetti, Carlo; Rossi, Maurizio; Maiolino, Pietro; Pagnan, Antonio // Angiology;Jan1996, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p61 

    The authors investigated the relation between coronary atherosclerosis, angiographically detected, and intimal-medial (I-M) thickening of the common carotid artery (CCA), as measured by high-resolution B-mode ultrasound system. They studied 31 patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) and 23...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics