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Atherosclerosis

     

  • Tenebaum A, Motro M, Feinberg MS, et al

    Large Plaques in Descending Aorta may Predispose to Stroke and Peripheral Embolism

    Chest 118: 1703-1708, 2000

      

    The authors found large mobile plaques in the descending thoracic aorta by trans-esophageal echocardiography in patients with cerebral and peripheral emboli. They suggest that these plaques may be a real source for emboli and not just a marker of severe
    atherosclerosis.

      




 

 

Speciality Spotlight

 

   

Atherosclerosis
     

  • Tenebaum A, Motro M, Feinberg MS, et al
    Large Plaques in Descending Aorta may Predispose to Stroke and Peripheral Embolism
    Chest 118: 1703-1708, 2000
      
    The authors found large mobile plaques in the descending thoracic aorta by trans-esophageal echocardiography in patients with cerebral and peripheral emboli. They suggest that these plaques may be a real source for emboli and not just a marker of severe atherosclerosis.
      

 

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