If you have had symptoms, such as a TIA or mild stroke, but you don't
know the amount of stenosis (narrowing) in your carotid arteries, you need to
see your doctor for an evaluation of the percentage of narrowing you have.
Then, together, you can make a decision about whether you need an
Primary Medical Reviewer
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer
Richard D. Zorowitz, MD - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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