Atherosclerosis - Atherosclerosis Op Dr A Rhan AKAR Ankara...

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Atherosclerosis Op. Dr. A. Rüçhan AKAR Ankara University School of Medicine Department of Cardiovascular Surgery 2004
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Normal coronary artery Lumen has been distended at a pressure of 100mmHg with 10% formal saline used with permission from M.J. Davies Atlas of Coronary Artery Disease 1998 Lippincott-Raven Publishers
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used with permission from M.J. Davies Atlas of Coronary Artery Disease 1998 Lippincott-Raven Publishers Early coronary atherosclerosis Eccentric plaque with a central zone containing yellow lipid
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Atherosclerosis Chronic, progressive, multifocal disease of the vessel wall intima within large elastic arteries and large/medium sized muscular arteries Atheroma or plaque formation İntimal thickening (smooth muscle cell proliferation) Lipid accumulation (monocyte phagocytosis)
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Arteriosclerosis Diffuse process that involves distal and intramural vessels as well Eg: coronary arteries of transplanted hearts
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Basic processes in atherosclerosis used with permission from M.J. Davies Atlas of Coronary Artery Disease 1998 Lippincott-Raven Publishers
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