Atherosclerotic plaque from carotid endarterectomy (gross pathology)

Case contributed by Ed Uthman

Atherosclerotic plaque from a carotid endarterectomy specimen. This shows the bifurcation of the common into the internal and external carotid arteries.

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Photo credit: Ed Uthman

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License: Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)

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