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What can you do about a 100% blocked carotid artery?

What can you do about a 100% blocked carotid artery?

My cardiologist has said there is nothing that can be done for a 100% blocked carotid artery. I am checking here to find out if anyone knows of a specialist in this area and what if any treatment options are available. Thank you. In reply to @tskeane “Hi. I hope someone can lead me to the right person. I have a 100% blocked…” + (show) Hi.

What to do if your arteries are blocked by plaque?

Please try again later. Chronic total occlusions are arteries that are 100 percent blocked by plaque. These arteries are blocked for several months, if not years. Two procedures can treat this condition: bypass surgery or a non-invasive procedure done in the cath lab. Colonel Jean Whittenberg experienced both.

Can a blocked carotid artery cause ocular ischemia?

I have a 100% blocked right carotid artery. It has been blocked for 2 years. This week I had an eye exam and was found to have Ocular Ischemic Syndrome where my right eye is not getting enough blood flow because of the blocked carotid artery.

How often should I Have my carotid artery checked?

About a year ago in a routine checkup and followup tests, I was diagnosed with a 100% blocked carotid artery on one side. The other carotid was perfect and my doctor told me that I should just get this checked once a year.

What happens if your carotid artery is 100% blocked?

The risk of carotid blockage is when it is severely narrowed ie >80%; then a piece of plaque can break off, lodge in the brain and caues a stroke. If the artery is 100% blocked nothing can break off. The other arteries should be checked. Look – opposite side: A carotid artery that is 100% blocked ( chronically ) is not treated.

How does chelation therapy clean and unclog your arteries?

Chelation Therapy: Clean and Unclog Your Arteries. A recent publication in the Journal For Advancement In Medicine found an eighty-six percent rate of improvement in patients with cardiovascular, carotid and peripheral vascular symptoms with chelation therapy. Over twenty thousand patients were included in the study.

How to get rid of blocked carotid artery naturally?

The product is called ‘Cardio Renew’. www.cardiorenew.com. Good Luck! The claim on their web site is “EDTA Chelation has also been shown to remove mineral deposits, particularly calcium.” So you are basically confirming that it doesn’t work at all. After 8-9 years, your calcium deposits are exactly the same.

Please try again later. Chronic total occlusions are arteries that are 100 percent blocked by plaque. These arteries are blocked for several months, if not years. Two procedures can treat this condition: bypass surgery or a non-invasive procedure done in the cath lab. Colonel Jean Whittenberg experienced both.