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Cholesterol embolism

Introduction: Cholesterol embolism

Description of Cholesterol embolism

Cholesterol embolism: An embolism of lipid debris from an ulcerated atheromatous deposit, generally from a large artery to small arterial branches. It is usually small and rarely causes infarction. (Stedman, 25th ed)
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