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

First, artery tortuosity has been shown to be ... grafting in carotid arteries can lead to artery tortuosity.

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

The tortuous internal carotid artery as the basis of cerebral vascular insufficiency is a ... entity, as such lesions frequently occur without neurologic symptoms.

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

Okami et al reported 3 cases of tortuous internal carotid artery bulging from the ... We suspected these symptoms were caused by a narrow pharyngeal space ...

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

Aug 31, 2017 ... atypical tortuous course of both internal carotid arteries, which were medially ... A lot of definitions of “tortuosity” have been used in the literature ...

https://www.americanjournalofsurgery.com/article/S0002-9610(85)80149-5/fulltext

Symptoms of cerebrovascular insufficiency in association with a tortuous internal carotid artery was encountered in 27 of 853 carotid endarterectomies over a 22 ...

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.karger.com/Article/PDF/335123

Mar 14, 2012 ... observations have linked tortuous arteries and veins to aging, atherosclerosis .... comitant with internal carotid artery tortuosity, but is not.

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/667575

A TORTUOUS right common carotid artery was first described as a pathological entity by Coulson in 1852.1 One hundred years later Deterling cited 68 cases ...

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

The specific symptoms and severity of arterial tortuosity syndrome can ... the aorta, the pulmonary arteries, the carotid artery, and kidney (renal) arteries. ... The patients with tortuous arteries are prone to ...

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

Oct 4, 2018 ... Learn about carotid artery disease symptoms, prevention and treatment options including stenting, angioplasty and carotid endarterectomy.