abdominal aorta

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Noun1.abdominal aorta - a branch of the descending aortaabdominal aorta - a branch of the descending aorta  
aorta - the large trunk artery that carries blood from the left ventricle of the heart to branch arteries
abdomen, belly, stomach, venter - the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
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Additionally, contrast enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (CE-MRI) displayed severe mural irregularities and contrast enhancement in the descending thoracic aorta, abdominal aorta, and bilateral subclavian and renal arteries, indicating inflammatory processes without thrombosis.
Chu, "Surgical treatment for primary infected aneurysm of the descending thoracic aorta, abdominal aorta, and iliac arteries," Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol.