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English: Intermediate magnification micrograph of a cholesterol embolus in a medium sized artery of the kidney. This is also known as atheroembolic renal disease and atheroembolism.[1] Kidney biopsy. H&E stain.

The image shows numerous intra-arterial cholesterol clefts with an associated giant cell reaction.

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  1. (Aug 2001). "Atheroembolic renal disease.". J Am Soc Nephrol 12 (8): 1781-7.
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