The Coroner said he died from a "traumatic carotid dissection
following a kick by a cow".
I do not have specific experience with an athlete with a carotid dissection
that is lucky enough to return to running.
Some patients can have retinal or cerebral ischemia during the first two weeks following carotid dissection
, if antithrombotic treatment is not initiated.
There were three laryngeal, two hyoid bone and three cervical spine injuries and one carotid dissection
The volume begins with an elaboration of an animal model of carotid dissection
, which is followed by discussions of epidemiology, current knowledge, and hypotheses about possible mechanisms of spontaneous and traumatic cervical artery dissection.
There was one report from Canada of a man who had a carotid dissection
2) Not surprisingly, carotid dissection
has been associated with many sources of nonpenetrating neck trauma, including strangling, seatbelts, whiplash, horse hoof, (3) and softballs.
Endarterectomy has been proposed for acute carotid occlusion, evolving stroke and carotid dissection
The distal cervical portion of the left ICA directly below the skull base contained a luminal, semilunar, peripheral T1- and T2-hyperintense signal abnormality compatible with a subacute mural thrombus, with an intimal flap indicative of a carotid dissection
that measured 2.
Spontaneous common carotid dissections
have only rarely been described.
This condition is relatively rare, occurring in only 3 of 100,000 carotid dissections
This condition occurs in only 3 of 100,000 carotid dissections