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Ultrasonic and pathological evidence of a neo-intimal plaque rupture in patients with bare metal stents


1. Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; 2. CVPath Institute, Inc, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA

A 58-year-old man was admitted to our coronary care with troponin negative unstable angina. His risk factors included, being an ex-smoker for a year, treated hypertension and dyslipidaemia. Medication on admissio

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