atheroma

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a fatty deposit in the intima (inner lining) of an artery

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Apart from this, in three biopsies, there were acute atherosis, in another one there was increased extravillous trophoblasts, and in another one there were both acute atherosis and increased extravillous trophoblasts (Figures 1, 2, and 3).
Immunohistologic demonstration of endothelial disruption in acute atherosis in pre-eclampsia.
In a way, if you think of the disease at an older age as atherosclerosis, at a young age it is still atherosis.
Placental findings also include fibrinoid necrosis, atherosis of decidual vessels, and intimal thickening.