The prevalence and distribution of the atherosclerotic plaques in the abdominal aorta and its branches

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Beser C. G., KARÇAALTINCABA M., Celik H. H., Basar R.

FOLIA MORPHOLOGICA, vol.75, no.3, pp.364-375, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 75 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5603/fm.a2016.0005
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.364-375
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Background: The aim of our study was to determine the existence, distribution, type and burden of the atherosclerotic plaques which are found in the abdominal aorta, its branches and the branching points.