Research Paper Volume 15, Issue 15 pp 7844—7852

Correlation of the middle cerebral artery atherosclerotic plaque characteristics with ischemic stroke recurrence: a vessel wall magnetic resonance imaging study


Figure 2. The legend introduction of VWMRI plaque characteristics. (A) Plaque surface is irregular (red arrow). (B) Plaque surface is smooth (red arrow). (C) Uneven thickness of fibrous cap (red arrow). (D) Uniform thickness of fibrous cap (red arrow). (E) Plaque involves the opening of the lenticulostriate arteries (red arrow). (F) Distribution of plaque (The plaque is mainly located in the inferior).