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Carotid body - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The carotid body (carotid glomus or glomus caroticum) is a small cluster of chemoreceptors and supporting cells located near the fork (bifurcation) of the carotid ...

Carotid body | definition of carotid body by Medical ...

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Among imaging studies, the Color Flow Duplex Scanning (CFDS) is the first for the diagnosis of carotid body tumor and for differential diagnosis, with a high accuracy ...

Carotid Body Tumors: Background, History of the Procedure ...

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Carotid body tumors (CBTs) are classified into sporadic, familial, and hyperplastic forms. The familial paraganglioma form is a genetically heterogenous ...

Carotid body, insulin, and metabolic diseases: unraveling ...

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The carotid bodies (CB) are peripheral chemoreceptors that sense changes in arterial blood O 2, CO 2, and pH levels. Hypoxia, hypercapnia, and acidosis activate the ...

Carotid Body Tumors:Cleveland Clinic

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Carotid body tumor (also called a chemodectoma or paraganglioma) is a tumor found in the upper neck at the branching of the carotid artery. Learn more about the ...

carotid body | neurology | Britannica.com

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Some endocrine-like glands are associated with organs. One example in mammals is the carotid bodies, which are found on the carotid arteries that supply blood to the ...

International Society for Arterial Chemoreception

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Carotid Body Detection on CT Angiography - ajnr.org

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The carotid body is a structure usually located within the adventitia of the common carotid artery at the inferomedial aspect of the carotid bifurcation ...

Carotid body tumour | Radiology Reference Article ...

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Carotid body tumour, also known as a chemodectoma or carotid body paraganglioma, is a highly vascular glomus tumour that arises from the paraganglion cells of the ...

Carotid body definition - MedicineNet - Health and Medical ...

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Carotid body: A small "body" of tissue rich in capillaries, at the spot the carotid artery branches in the neck, containing cells that sense the oxygen and carbon ...