Carotid Artery Surgery: Could it Give You a Stroke?

april-2016-aol-health-stroke-1024x788Reader’s Digest, April 2016
“Clearing a clogged carotid artery could be a solution in search of a problem. During or after a procedure, bits of plaque may break free and lodge in the small vessels of the brain, triggering the stroke you’re trying to stop.”