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aorta
A. arch of aorta
B. abdominal aorta

a·or·ta

 (ā-ôr′tə)
n. pl. a·or·tas or a·or·tae (-tē)
The main trunk of the systemic arteries, carrying blood from the left side of the heart to the arteries of all limbs and organs except the lungs.

[New Latin, from Greek āortē, from āeirein, to lift; see wer- in Indo-European roots.]

a·or′tal, a·or′tic adj.
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Adj.1.aortic - of or relating to the aortaaortic - of or relating to the aorta    
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aortic

[eɪˈɔːtɪk] ADJaórtico

a·or·tic

a. aórtico-a, rel. a la aorta;
___ murmursoplo, ruido ___;
___ stenosisestenosis o estrechamiento ___.

aortic

adj aórtico
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PDA ligation in 3 patients, 8 pulmonary artery banding, 1 aortic coarctation repair and 1 aortic arc extension were performed concurrently to the VSD closure operation (Table 3).
We excluded patients who were diagnosed with AA (ICD-9-CM 441.0-441.9), Turner syndrome (ICD-9-CM 758.6), aortic coarctation (ICD-9-CM 747.10), a bicuspid aortic valve (ICD-9-CM 746.4), Marfan syndrome (ICD-9-CM 759.82), and Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (ICD-9-CM 756.83).
Aortic coarctation is defined as a narrowed aortic segment, most commonly located near the ligamentum arteriosum adjacent to the left sub-clavian artery1.
In repairs of aortic coarctation and descending thoracic aneurysms, simultaneous femoral and right radial arterial monitoring may help in performing partial cardiopulmonary bypass for perfusion distal to a cross-clamp and in determining the adequacy of surgical repair (by documenting the pressure gradient across the repair).
Leo was found to have a range of heart problems including a hypoplastic aortic coarctation, atrial septal defect (ASD) and multiple ventricular septal defect (VSD), which would need surgery later in life.
The authors cited the pediatric hypertension clinical practice guidelines of annual in-office hypertension screening after 3 years of age and noted that certain high-risk groups, such as patients with repaired aortic coarctation and chronic kidney disease, should be screened "at every health encounter.
Pregnancy complicated with severe recurrent aortic coarctation: a case report.
Similarly, intimal flaps can also be seen in the descending aorta during aortic balloon angioplasty performed for aortic coarctation. These therapeutic interventions can to be identified as risk factors for adverse events (10).
Whereas, causes of secondary hypertension are kidney damage, adrenal gland over-activity, sleep apnea syndrome, tumors, recreational drugs, thyroid gland dysfunctional, aortic coarctation, pregnancy-related conditions, over or wrong medications, alcoholic drinks, bad food and etc.
Whereas, causes of secondary hypertension are kidney damage, adrenal gland over-activity, sleep apnoea syndrome, tumours, recreational drugs, thyroid gland dysfunctional, aortic coarctation, pregnancy-related conditions, over or wrong medications, alcoholic drinks, bad food and etc.
Pulmonary outflow tract obstruction and aortic coarctation occur in about 5 % cases.
Aortic coarctation (ACo) is defined as focal constriction in descending aorta just distal to aortic attachment of ligamentum arteriosum.