TITLE

A SIMPLE METHOD FOR GROSS DEMONSTRATION OF CALCIFIC DEPOSITS IN THE ARTERIES

AUTHOR(S)
Meyer, W. W.; Stelzig, H. H.
PUB. DATE
September 1969
SOURCE
Angiology;Sep1969, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p423
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A simple method is described for gross visualization of calcific deposits in large segments of the arterial tree. It is based on the Von Kossa's reaction for calcium and provides a new insight into calcification patterns of the inner elastic membrane. The method is also useful for assessment of other forms of calcific deposits, i.e., Mönckeberg's sclerosis and calcifications of atherosclerotic plaques.
ACCESSION #
16369544

 

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