Morphological and Serological Criteria of Plaque Vulnerability: Risk Assessment for Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis "VUCAP"

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Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- asymptomatic stenosis of internal carotid artery >70%
- symptomatic stenosis of internal carotid artery >60%
- planed surgical treatment of the stenosis

Exclusion Criteria

- pregnancy
- symptomatic coronary heart disease
- myocardial infarction or acute coronary syndrome in the past 3 months
- acute peripheral artery occlusion in the past 3 months
- immaturity
- existence of a guardianship