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stenosi del sifone carotideo sn

English translation: left carotid siphon stenosis

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05:24 Feb 6, 2007
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
Italian term or phrase: stenosi del sifone carotideo sn
This is handwritten, all is clear except for sifone. I can't quite understand what this term refers to.
Ecodopler vasi epiaortici: lieve stenosi...........
thanks for any help again :-)
Giovanna
Giovanna Villani
United States
Local time: 14:08
English translation:left carotid siphon stenosis
Explanation:
...stenosis of left carotid siphon

An angiogram showed an 80% left ICA stenosis and 80% left carotid siphon stenosis (Fig 1).
http://www.ajnr.org/cgi/content/full/20/4/621

The CSF was normal while cerebral angiography showed segmental narrowing of the left carotid syphon and terminal branches.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&d...

Four-vessel cerebral angiography revealed a small (3-mm) aneurysm of the supraclinoid segment of the left carotid syphon of the superior hypophyseal subtype
http://www.ajnr.org/cgi/content/full/21/4/753
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Mihaela Petrican
Italy
Local time: 20:08
Grading comment
Mille grazie... :-)
Giovanna
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4left carotid siphon stenosis
Mihaela Petrican


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left carotid siphon stenosis


Explanation:
...stenosis of left carotid siphon

An angiogram showed an 80% left ICA stenosis and 80% left carotid siphon stenosis (Fig 1).
http://www.ajnr.org/cgi/content/full/20/4/621

The CSF was normal while cerebral angiography showed segmental narrowing of the left carotid syphon and terminal branches.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&d...

Four-vessel cerebral angiography revealed a small (3-mm) aneurysm of the supraclinoid segment of the left carotid syphon of the superior hypophyseal subtype
http://www.ajnr.org/cgi/content/full/21/4/753

Mihaela Petrican
Italy
Local time: 20:08
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Native speaker of: Native in RomanianRomanian
PRO pts in category: 1082
Grading comment
Mille grazie... :-)
Giovanna
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