Imaging Findings in Carotid Artery Dissection

  • C. Chaves
  • G. Lee


Internal carotid artery (ICA) dissections are an increasingly recognized cause of stroke, particularly due to the development of non-invasive imaging techniques in the last few years. Most reported dissections involve the extracranial portion of the ICA, even though dissection of its intracranial portion has been more recognized and described recently.


Internal Carotid Artery Giant Cell Arteritis Artery Dissection Arterial Dissection Carotid Artery Dissection 
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  • C. Chaves
    • 1
  • G. Lee
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Neurology and Department of NeuroradiologyLahey ClinicBurlingtonUSA

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