Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Organs » Left Internal Carotid Artery
 

Left Internal Carotid Artery

Summary Information: Left Internal Carotid Artery

Left Internal Carotid Artery: The left internal carotid artery is a major systemic artery that branches off from the left common carotid artery in the left neck. The left internal carotid artery supplies vital oxygenated blood and nutrients to the brain. Blood flows from the left ventricle of the heart into the ascending aorta and the aortic arch then into the left common carotid artery and the left internal carotid artery. Another major systemic artery, the left ophthalmic artery, branches off from the left internal carotid artery.

Conditions that can afflict the left internal carotid artery include diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, occlusion, aneurysm, thrombosis, atherosclerosis, and trauma.

Closely Related Organs: Left Internal Carotid Artery

The following organs are closely related to the organ: Left Internal Carotid Artery:

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Left Internal Carotid Artery

The following conditions are related to the organ: Left Internal Carotid Artery:

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Left Internal Carotid Artery

These symptoms are related to afflictions of the organ: Left Internal Carotid Artery:

Condition count: 0

Organs: list of all organs

Left Internal Carotid Artery: Related Topics

More Anatomy Topics

  • subcutaneous ... see Subcutaneous tissues
  • subcutaneous tissue ... see Subcutaneous tissues
  • Subcutaneous tissues
  • Sublingual Ducts
  • Sublingual Glands
  • Submandibular Duct
  • Submandibular Glands
  • Submandibular Lymph Nodes
  • Subscapularis
  • Subscapularis Tendons
  • subtype coccyx ... type of Bone
  • Sulci
  •  

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise