dissection

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the separation of a whole into its parts for study

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cutting so as to separate into pieces

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a minute and critical analysis

detailed critical analysis or examination one part at a time (as of a literary work)

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Risk factors for carotid artery dissection include both genetic and environmental factors.
Antithrombotic drugs for carotid artery dissection.
Dr Wengui Yu, who led the project at the University of California, said: "Methamphetamine has been associated with tears in the aorta, but this is the first time there's been a link between its use and carotid artery dissection.
Dr Wengui Yu, from the University of California at Irvine, US, who led the research, said: "This is the first time there's been a possible link between methamphetamine use and carotid artery dissection, a tear in the neck artery.
Handheld electric massager units may cause internal carotid artery dissection and disabling stroke.
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