Carotid body detection on CT angiography.


BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Advances in multidetector CT provide exquisite detail with improved delineation of the normal anatomic structures in the head and neck. The carotid body is 1 structure that is now routinely depicted with this new imaging technique. An understanding of the size range of the normal carotid body will allow the radiologist to distinguish… (More)
DOI: 10.3174/ajnr.A2429


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