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

Although abnormalities in course and geometry (tortuosity, kinking, and coiling) of the internal carotid arteries (ICA) are commonly identified, their etiology and ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5622293/

Extracranial internal carotid artery (eICA) tortuosity may trigger cerebral ischemia, and body mass index (BMI) is a measure of body mass based on height and ...

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

Tortuosity has often been reported in the aorta and capillaries, as well as in the vertebral, iliac, femoral, coronary, cerebral and internal carotid arteries (see table  ...

https://www.hindawi.com/journals/bmri/2016/2428970/

Mar 15, 2016 ... Whether carotid tortuosity/kinking of the internal carotid artery leads to cerebral ischemia remains unclear. There is very little research about the ...

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://n.neurology.org/content/15/1/7.full.pdf

tion has been directed to the study of tortuosity and kinking of the internal carotid artery, the etiology and significance of these conditions are still matters of ...

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

Arterial tortuosity syndrome (ATS) is an extremely rare genetic disorder ... such as the aorta, the pulmonary arteries, the carotid artery, and kidney (renal) arteries.

https://journals.lww.com/jcraniofacialsurgery/fulltext/2010/11000/Tortuous_Internal_Carotid_Artery.107.aspx

Tortuosity of the internal carotid artery is an anatomic abnormality that may cause this symptom. Anomalies of the carotid artery such as agenesis, hypogenesis, ...

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

Aug 31, 2017 ... Keywords: internal carotid arteries, tortuosity, oropharynx, retropharyngeal pulsation. INTRODUCTION. An aberrant course of the internal ...

https://jnis.bmj.com/content/7/9/628

Background Flow diverters are increasingly used for the treatment of intracranial aneurysms. Understanding cavernous internal carotid artery (cICA) tortuosity ...