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  • Renal Atheroembolism
  • Renal Atheroembolism

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    Renal Atheroembolism

    Renal atheroemboli dissolve during tissue fixation, leaving biconcave needle-shaped clefts in vessels 100 to 200 microns in diameter (Jones silver stain, ×200).

    Image provided by Agnes Fogo, MD and the American Journal of Kidney Disease's Atlas of Renal Pathology (see