https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3993849

Am J Surg. 1985 May;149(5):651-5. Management of the tortuous internal carotid artery. Mukherjee D, Inahara T. The tortuous internal carotid artery as the basis ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16076059

Acta Neurol Belg. 2005 Jun;105(2):68-72. Carotid artery tortuosity, kinking, coiling: stroke risk factor, marker, or curiosity? Togay-Işikay C(1), Kim J, Betterman K, ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3369246/

Tortuous carotid arteries are often reported in hypertensive patients [4, 6, 63]. ..... Retinal vascular tortuosity, blood pressure, and cardiovascular risk factors.

https://www.hindawi.com/journals/criot/2016/2028402/

Sep 27, 2016 ... A tortuous common carotid artery poses a high risk of injury during tracheotomy. Preoperative diagnosis is therefore important to avoid serious ...

https://www.journal-imab-bg.org/issues-2017/issue3/JofIMAB-2017-23-3p1657-1666.pdf

Aug 31, 2017 ... cialists should keep in mind that aberrant internal carotid arteries pose a risk of severe haemorrhage when even rou- tine surgical or diagnostic ...

https://www.karger.com/Article/PDF/335123

Mar 14, 2012 ... observations have linked tortuous arteries and veins to aging, atherosclerosis .... demonstrated that hypertensive pressure is a risk factor for artery tortuosity [4–6, 20] . ... comitant with internal carotid artery tortuosity, but is not.

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/carotid-artery-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20360519

Oct 4, 2018 ... Talk to your doctor if you have risk factors for carotid artery disease. Even if you don't have any signs or symptoms, your doctor may recommend ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0741521406018465

Partial resection of left common carotid artery was performed. .... symptoms by surgical repair of tortuous kinked or coiled carotid arteries. ... hypertension alone in men and with arterial hypertension associated with other risk factors in women.

https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/news/articles/the-case-of-a-tortuous-disorder

Sep 30, 2009 ... The Case of a Tortuous Disorder ... neck and chest showed – hairpin turns and pigtail twists in her aortic arch, carotid and pulmonary arteries, ...

https://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/arterial-tortuosity-syndrome/

The patients with tortuous arteries are prone to aneurysm formation, ... The risk for two carrier parents to both pass the defective gene and, therefore, have an ...