Case Report
Volume 12 Issue 6 - 2020
Ultrasound Imaging of Carotid Web with Atherosclerosis Plaque: A Case Report
Bin Ning1, Dong Zhang2, Binbin Sui3 and Wen He1*
1Department of Ultrasound, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital Medical University, Fengtai District, Beijing, China
2Department of Neurosurgery, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital Medical University, Fengtai District, Beijing, China
3Department of Neuroradiology, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital Medical University, Fengtai District, Beijing, China
*Corresponding Author: Wen He, Department of Ultrasound, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital Medical University, Fengtai District, Beijing, China.
Received: April 05, 2020; Published: May 29, 2020


To the best of our knowledge, no previous studies on carotid webs with atherosclerosis plaque have been conducted. Thus, both radiologists and clinicians have insufficient knowledge on this disease, which could lead to misdiagnosis and missed diagnosis. An accurate diagnosis is beneficial to clinical management and prevention of stroke. Here, we present a case of a carotid web with an atherosclerotic plaque, which was confirmed by histopathology and was treated at the Department of Neurosurgery, Beijing Tiantan Hospital.

Keywords: Ultrasound Imaging; Carotid Web; Atherosclerosis Plaque


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