Molecular Imaging of Inflammation With 18F-PBR06 to Identify Unstable Carotid Plaques in Patients With Stroke "PLAQINSTEP"


Phase 2 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Man with transient ischemic attack or recent ischemic stroke (<15j) in the carotid territory, confirmed by MRI
- Man with carotid stenosis> 50% on the side of stroke
- Male candidate for carotid endarterectomy
- Subject affiliated or beneficiary of a social security scheme
- Informed written consent

Exclusion Criteria

- Women
- Chronic inflammatory disease in progress (cancer, vasculitis, ...)
- Patient with infection within 7 days
- A person placed under judicial protection, guardianship
- Incapable of giving consent
- Low affinity binder for TSPO