chapter  5
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Anatomoclinical Correlation Between Symptomatic Plaque and Ischemic Damage

ByLuigi Giusto Spagnoli, Amedeo Ferlosio

Although stroke is one of the leading causes of mortality and disabling disease worldwide, its underlying mechanisms and pathogenesis are still incompletely known.

Ischemic strokes are largely prevalent over hemorrhagic strokes since they account for 70-80% of all types of stroke.