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/pmc/articles/PMC3369246/

Tortuous carotid arteries are often reported in hypertensive patients [4, 6, 63]. They are often associated with atherosclerosis [4, 13, 57] and there is speculation  ...

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://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 lateral pharyngeal wall, ... Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 1995;112:479-482.

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

Sep 27, 2016 ... Tortuous common carotid artery (CCA) is associated with a risk of injury during surgical procedures in the anterior cervical region, such as ...

https://www.hindawi.com/journals/criot/2016/1376926/

Oct 31, 2016 ... During the left side neck dissection, tortuous internal carotid artery imitating a metastatic mass was unexpectedly encountered in level IIb.

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

Oct 4, 2018 ... Carotid artery disease occurs when fatty deposits (plaques) clog the blood vessels that deliver blood to your brain and head (carotid arteries).

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

A TORTUOUS right common carotid artery was first described as a ... side of the neck, which must be differentiated from aneurysm of the common carotid artery.

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

Aug 31, 2017 ... ABSTRACT. Variations in the anatomical course of the cervical portion of the internal carotid arteries appear to be more common than expected ...

https://www.journal-imab-bg.org/issues-2017/issue3/vol23issue3p1657-1666.html

Aug 31, 2017 ... Bilateral tortuous internal carotid arteries – a case report, ... of the cervical portion of the internal carotid arteries appear to be more common ...