Table 2:

Correlation between stenosis degree and plaque ulceration

Stenosis Degree (NASCET)Patients with Plaque UlcerationPatients without Ulceration% with Plaque Ulceration
50–69 %1614.29
70–84 %82623.54
85–99 %224632.35
  • Note:—NASCET indicates North American Symptomatic Carotid Endarterectomy Trial.