Atherosclerosis, illustration

Atherosclerosis, illustration

C025/0641 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.5MB

Downloadable file size: 3.3MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Atherosclerosis. Illustration of a cross-section through an artery that has become narrowed due to atherosclerosis. A raised plaque is seen in the wall of the artery. This plaque (atheroma) is made of lipids (yellow) and decaying muscle cells encasing crystals of calcium. Atheroma plaques are found in people who have a high concentration of cholesterol in their bloodstream. Narrowing of the arteries increases the risk of blood clots forming, and is associated with coronary heart disease and stroke.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: abnormal, anatomical, anatomy, art, arterial, artery, artwork, atheroma, atheromatous, atherosclerosis, biological, biology, blood vessel, calcium crystals, circulation, circulatory system, condition, coronary artery disease, cross section, cross-section, cut away, cut-away, disease, disorder, endothelial, endothelium, fat, fatty deposit, hardening, healthcare, heart attack, high cholesterol, human, human body, illustration, lipid, lumen, medical, medicine, narrowed, narrowing, no one, no-one, nobody, pathological, pathology, plaque, section, stenosis, stroke, unhealthy, vascular, wall

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.