2.6 Aortic and Carotid Disease

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  1. What 2 diseases are intimally related to atherosclerosis?
    • Diabetes (metabolic derangement)
    • Hypertension (physical force)
  2. What are foam cells?
    Macrophages that contain fat
  3. What are macrophages that contain fat called?
    Foam cells
  4. What do all atheromas start off as?
    Fatty streaks
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2.6 Aortic and Carotid Disease
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