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Figure 1 | Cardiovascular Diabetology

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From: Vascular ossification – calcification in metabolic syndrome, type 2 diabetes mellitus, chronic kidney disease, and calciphylaxis – calcific uremic arteriolopathy: the emerging role of sodium thiosulfate

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Coronary artery calcification. This image demonstrates coronary artery calcification. This 68 year-old Caucasian male with CAD, congestive heart failure and angina was found at autopsy to have a complete occlusion of the LAD with thrombus. Known T2DM of 8 years duration and Htn of 10 years duration with normal CA++ and Pi, BUN 32 mg/dL, creatinine 1.8 mg/dL, proteinuria trace to +1, total cholesterol 198 mg/dL, and triglycerides 398 mg/dL

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