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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 285058, 6 pages
Review Article

Atherosclerosis and Atheroma Plaque Rupture: Normal Anatomy of Vasa Vasorum and Their Role Associated with Atherosclerosis

Discipline of Medical Imaging, Department of Imaging and Applied Physics, Curtin University, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia

Received 30 August 2013; Accepted 31 December 2013; Published 20 March 2014

Academic Editors: M. V. Singh and E. Skalidis

Copyright © 2014 Zhonghua Sun. 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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