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Asymptomatic and Symptomatic Carotid Stenosis: An Obsolete Classification?

Table 2

Patient characteristics.


Total of patients158100
Mean age (±SD)75 ±11
Cerebral ischemia14289.9
Unilateral stenosis8453.2
Bilateral stenosis7446.8
Carotid stenosis grades
Carotid stenosis in total232
Concomitant vascular diseases
 Coronary artery disease3824.1*
 Peripheral artery disease1811.4
Vascular risk factors
 Arterial hypertension14088.6
 Diabetes mellitus5434.2

*Correlation with stenosis grade: .

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