A carotid endarterectomy is surgery to remove blockage in the blood vessels leading to your brain.
The data is from Calendar Year 2015.
Mortality rate is the statistical measure of the number of people who die. The rates below show the percent of people who died in the hospital following a CEA and the percent of patients who have a stroke following the procedure.
|Asymptomatic CEA Mortality rate at discharge||0%|
|Asymptomatic CEA Stroke rate within 30 days of procedure (1 out of 22)||5%|