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Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 795672, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/795672
Research Article

Diffuse Calcifications Protect Carotid Plaques regardless of the Amount of Neoangiogenesis and Related Histological Complications

1Pathology Unit, Department of Experimental, Diagnostic and Specialty Medicine (DIMES), S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna University, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
2Vascular Surgery Unit, Department of Experimental, Diagnostic and Specialty Medicine, S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna University, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy

Received 9 October 2014; Revised 16 December 2014; Accepted 13 January 2015

Academic Editor: Qiang Zhao

Copyright © 2015 Francesco Vasuri et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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