Unilateral internal carotid artery agenesis: Correct diagnosis using computed tomography (CT) scan

  • Mohammad Reza Sasani Medical Imaging Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
  • Ali Reza Dehghan Medical Imaging Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
Keywords: Carotid Artery Diseases, Congenital Abnormalities, Tomography, Spiral Computed, Ultrasound Imaging, Doppler Ultrasonography

Abstract

Unilateral internal carotid artery agenesis: Correct diagnosis using computed tomography (CT) scan

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Published
2018-04-07
How to Cite
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Sasani MR, Dehghan AR. Unilateral internal carotid artery agenesis: Correct diagnosis using computed tomography (CT) scan. IJNL. 17(2):97-8.
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