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- Website: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
- Resource type: Fact sheet
Summary - The message of this resource is:
Carotid artery stenosis is more common among older men and can lead to a stroke. Healthy adults without symptoms do not need to be screened for carotid artery stenosis.
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artery, blood vessel, stroke, ultrasound, stethoscope, heart disease, plaque, hardening of the arteries
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Rated on: 6/27/2017 9:42:54 AM
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