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Endovascular Treatment of Carotid Disease: Inflammatory Aspects

  • Sthefano Atique GabrielEmail author
  • Edmo Atique Gabriel
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Abstract

Recent studies have shown an important interest in the inflammatory aspects of carotid artery stenting; however, the pathophysiology of the vascular wall reaction after stent implantation is not yet entirely understood.

Keywords

Stent Implantation Carotid Plaque Carotid Artery Stenting Arteriosclerosis Obliterans Inflammatory Aspect 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sthefano Atique Gabriel
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Edmo Atique Gabriel
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Vascular SurgeryPontifical Catholic University of CampinasSão PauloBrazil
  2. 2.Department of Vascular SurgeryCelso Pierro Hospital and MaternityCampinasBrazil
  3. 3.Department of Cardiovascular SurgeryUniversity Nove de JulhoSão PauloBrazil

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