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My doctor will not tell me about the results of my carotid ultrasound
Why not ask specifically for the results of your carotid ultrasound? You "own" it, and the doctor's officer has an obligation to tell you the results, just like they have an obligation to cover a partner's absence. I cannot explain your eye symptoms, but from everything you have told me your risk for coronary artery disease, stroke and Transient Ischemic Attacks (TIA) is very low. Anyway, the ultrasound will tell whether you have a carotid blockage or not. Another reason for a TIA, is a small clot from w/i your heart as happens with patients who have atrial fibrillation. Doesn't sound like you either!
You can read more about these things here (and calculate your risk):
Hope this helps,
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