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Table 3 Occlusive coronary thrombus versus significantly main correlated variables. Percentage distribution

From: Ultrasound imaging versus morphopathology in cardiovascular diseases. Coronary collateral circulation and atherosclerotic plaque

Source Acute myocardial infarct Sudden unexpected death
Cases Total 200 208
Cases+occlusive thrombus% 41 15
Lumen reduction%   
   ≤ 69 7 -
   70–79 33 16
   80–89 35 47
   > 90 24 38
Length stenosis mm   
   ≤ 5 6 6
   5–20 38 19
   > 20 56 75
Concentric 100 94
Atheromatous 84 75
Medial neuritis 92 92
Infarct size %   
   ≤ 10 20 -
   11–20 32 -
   21–30 48 -
   31–40 44 -
   41–50 78 -
   > 50 86 -
Survival days   
   ≤ 2 29  
   3–10 51  
   11–30 45  
Survival minutes   
   < 10 - 12
   10–60 - 23
   61–180 - 30