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VIDEO A10-2: Plaque Instability and Acute Events.

From: Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 20e

Most coronary thromboses result from a physical disruption of the atherosclerotic plaque. This animation explains some of the current concepts of the pathophysiology of atherosclerotic plaque disruption and how it triggers arterial thrombosis.

1 min, 44 secs
Author(s) Peter Libby
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