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Plaque in ascending aortic arch (transesophageal echocardiogram)

A large, 1.2 to 1.5 cm, plaque is shown in the ascending aortic arch in this transesophageal echocardiogram. (Contributed by Dr. Nicholas Okon.)

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Associated Disorders

  • Carotid atherosclerosis
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Plasma homocysteine