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Ultrasound in free-floating thrombus of the carotid artery: the best diagnostic tool to detect this under estimated condition?

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Morelli, N., Rota, E., Spallazzi, M. et al. Ultrasound in free-floating thrombus of the carotid artery: the best diagnostic tool to detect this under estimated condition?. Acta Neurol Belg 114, 65–66 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1007/s13760-012-0149-3

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Keywords

  • Carotid Artery
  • Compute Tomography Angiography
  • Enoxaparin
  • Duplex Ultrasound
  • Cyclical Motion