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Blocked Carotid Artery

Fatty deposits or plaque on the carotid arteries, which are the major arteries in the neck that supply blood to the brain, can block them. This results in reduced or no blood flow to the brain and stroke. The symptoms of a stroke are sudden numbness or weakness in the limbs, dizziness, blurred vision, and severe headache.

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