Artery with atherosclerosis, elastin stain
CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGE INDEX / CARDIOVASCULAR STUDY GUIDE
This image illustrates in cross-section an artery which is largely occluded by intimal thickening.
The boundary between the intima and the media is marked the internal elastic lamina (click on thumbnail for enlarged image).
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Last updated: 5 September 2003 / dgk