4 Piece Artery Model

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Grade 5 and up.
This four-stage cross section of an artery demonstrates atherosclerosis, in which the narrowing of the artery is due to a build up of fatty tissue (cholesterol) and plaque.

 (Code SB42963U)

Please note: 6 week lead time applies to ordering this product

The four stages include normal artery, fatty streak, fibrous plaque, and blockage. The stages cause a decrease in blood flow, which can lead to a blood clot or thrombus. All stages rotate on a hinge pin. Each model measures 3-1/2" x 1-3/8" dia.