Pathology of plaque haemorrhage and neovascularization of coronary artery.

@article{Kodama2012PathologyOP,
  title={Pathology of plaque haemorrhage and neovascularization of coronary artery.},
  author={Takahide Kodama and Nupoor Narula and Manuela Agozzino and Eloisa Arbustini},
  journal={Journal of cardiovascular medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={13 10},
  pages={620-7}
}
Intraplaque haemorrhage (IPH) is thought to play crucial roles in plaque progression and plaque rupture, resulting in acute coronary syndromes, which are the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the developed countries. IPH is a common finding in atherosclerotic plaques. In the past decade, the use of anti-Glycophorin A antibodies that specifically… CONTINUE READING