Jdi

Lipoprotein particle

Growth/

inflammatory factors

Lipid droplets

Endothelium

Normal artery

Small plaque

Intima Media

Large plaque

Endothelium

Normal artery

Intima Media

Small plaque

Large plaque

Smooth muscle cells

Adventitia

Smooth muscle cells

Adventitia

Figure 68-6

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