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Atherosclerosis

Known as: Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, Atheromatosis, Atherosclerosis [Disease/Finding] 
A thickening and loss of elasticity of the walls of ARTERIES that occurs with formation of ATHEROSCLEROTIC PLAQUES within the ARTERIAL INTIMA.
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Review
2007
Review
2005
Review
2005
  • G. Hansson
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 19539065
ecent research has shown that inflammation plays a key role in coronary artery disease (CAD) and other manifestations of… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
It is now generally recognized that atherosclerosis is a chronic inflammatory disease, characterized by overrecruitment of… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Abundant data link hypercholesterolaemia to atherogenesis. However, only recently have we appreciated that inflammatory… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Atherosclerosis, formerly considered a bland lipid storage disease, actually involves an ongoing inflammatory response. Recent… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Atherosclerosis, a disease of the large arteries, is the primary cause of heart disease and stroke. In ..... westernized… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
  • R. Ross
  • American heart journal
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 40630656
Atherosclerosis is an inflammatory disease. Because high plasma concentrations of cholesterol, in particular those of low-density… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Review
1993
Review
1993
  • R. Ross
  • Nature
  • 1993
  • Corpus ID: 4282916
Atherosclerosis, the principal cause of heart attack, stroke and gangrene of the extremities, is responsible for 50% of all… 
Review
1986
Review
1986
  • R. Ross
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 1986
  • Corpus ID: 30077697
CARDIOVASCULAR disease remains the chief cause of death in the United States and Western Europe, and atherosclerosis, the…