Medical Dictionary: Carotid artery disease


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Carotid artery disease: Another name for Cerebral Arteriosclerosis.
Carotid artery disease (condition): Hardening or blockage of arteries in the brain.

Carotid artery disease: Cerebral arteriosclerosis is a blockage of the arteries in the brain that occurs as a result of thickening and hardening of the artery walls. 1

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1. excerpt from NINDS Cerebral Arteriosclerosis Information Page: NINDS

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