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Blocked corotid areteries, is it safe to fly?

Hi,

My 74 year old Mother suffers from :
1. High blood pressure
2. Lupus
3. Mild Emphysema
4. Blocked carotid arteries with a 75% and 85 % blockage

Medications:

1. Iscover
2. Atacand

Is it safe for her to fly for approximately 6 hours?
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What does her  doctor say?  I would follow her dr.s advice.
Good luck and God bless
241234 tn?1220980556
Well the Dr. should explain that there are four arteries feeding the Circle of Willis which supplies blood to the brain. He/she would be able to tell if the blood flow present is enough to keep the brain running.
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