This illustration was prepared to accompany a medical journal article by Alex Milin, M.D., UCLA Dept. of Cardiology. It shows the process of advancing Aortic Valve Stenosis (AVS) and Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) at a molecular level. The stages of disease, from early to late, are shown through microscopic images of affected tissues, as well as by a detailed graphic representation of the various cells and chemicals involved.
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