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What does LRNC stand for?

LRNC stands for Lipid-Rich Necrotic Core

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The results of ORION show:(1) - rosuvastatin 5mg and 40mg significantly reduced LDL-C by 39% and 58%, respectively from baseline - rosuvastatin was associated with arrested progression of carotid atherosclerosis from baseline - Where regression of carotid atherosclerosis was observed, this was associated with more intensive LDL-C lowering from baseline - rosuvastatin reduced the proportion of the lipid-rich necrotic core (% LRNC) in the most diseased area of atherosclerotic plaques: - 5mg and 40mg reduced % LRNC at this site by 17.
PRAGUE, Czech Republic, April 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- New data presented today from ORION (Outcome of Rosuvastatin treatment on carotid artery atheroma: a magnetic resonance Imaging ObservatioN) showed that CRESTOR 5 mg and 40 mg reduced the proportion of lipid-rich necrotic core (LRNC) in the most diseased area of atherosclerotic plaques by 17.