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Cartoid Artery blockage question

Hello,

I was recently diagnosed with hypothyroidism.  Since i have been on the meds I have had a really bad rushing or ringing in my ears.  I have also had pretty bad neck discomfort.  I am being told that this could be from a blockage in my cartoid artery brought out by the medication.  I am having an MRA next week.  

Has anyone else that has had a blocked cartoid artery had the same problem?

Thank You
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Dear Bruce: I have a close relative that has and still does have thyroid problems. Also was diagnosed with cartoid blockage. It is good that your having a MRA next week, but I would consider getting more doctors opinons before coming to a full conclusion that you have cartoid blockage.
1139187 tn?1355706647
LOL  that was a year ago!
Avatar universal
LOL, How did it turn it out?
1139187 tn?1355706647
This was one of about 85 tests.  I've got hashimotos!
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