This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Horton's disease, light micrograph

Horton's disease, light micrograph

C016/6765

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

PR J.L. KEMENY, ISM / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY PR J.L. KEMENY, ISM / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Horton's disease. Light micrograph of a transverse section through the temporal artery affected by Horton's disease, showing two giant cells engulfing and destroying fragments of the internal elastic lamina. Horton's disease, or, giant-cell arteritis, is an inflammatory disease of blood vessels (arteritis) most commonly involving large and medium arteries of the head. Here, . Magnification: x280, when printed 10 centimetres wide.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}