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What percent of blockage do these test results indicate? 

My carotid artery was psv 146 cm/s and edv was 32cm/s. What percent of blockage would this be? 

submitted by Doris from Conway, South Carolina on 9/14/2012

Answer:

Neil E. Strickman, MD, FACC, FACPby Texas Heart Institute cardiologist, Neil E. Strickman, MD  

No number can be adequately attached; however, the amount of narrowing is clinically insignificant. Ask your physician to discuss the results with you. 




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Updated September 2012
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