Dixie Regional Medical Center

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Carotid Endarterectomy

Definition

Carotid endarterectomy, or CEA, is surgery to remove plaque from the carotid arteries. These are the two large arteries on each side of your neck. They supply oxygen-rich blood to your brain.
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