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*  Inflammatory aortic aneurysm
Infection in the aorta (vasculitis). In rare cases, abdominal aortic aneurysm may be caused by an infection or inflammation ... All types of abdominal aortic aneurysms occur in the part of the aorta that passes through the middle to low abdomen. Thoracic ... Smoking can also cause your aneurysm to grow faster by further damaging your aorta. Hardening of the arteries (atherosclerosis ... aortic aneurysms occur on the aorta as it passes through the chest cavity. These are less common than abdominal aneurysms. ...
*  Common iliac artery
"The Abdominal Aorta" Anatomy photo:40:09-0102 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center - "Posterior Abdominal Wall: The Abdominal ... Aorta and Paraaortic Nerve Plexus" Anatomy image:8969 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center. ...
*  Aortic dissection
... localized to either the ascending aorta or descending aorta or involves both the ascending and descending aorta. Type I - ... Individuals with Marfan syndrome tend to have aneurysms of the aorta and are more prone to proximal dissections of the aorta. ... Type II - originates in the ascending aorta and is confined to it. Type III - originates in the descending aorta and rarely ... The tear can originate in the ascending aorta, the aortic arch, or more rarely, in the descending aorta. It includes DeBakey ...
*  Acute aortic syndrome
AAS can be caused by a lesion on the wall of the aorta that involves the tunica media, often in the descending aorta. It is ... Acute aortic syndrome (AAS) describes a range of severe, painful, potentially life-threatening abnormalities of the aorta. ...
*  Doodler
He had been stabbed, like the other victims, dying from strikes to his aorta. It is believed his body had been moved ...
*  Apicoaortic Conduit
With the descending aorta exposed, the surgeon applies a side clamp to the aorta, effectively pinching and isolating one side ... 60% to 70% of the heart's output flows through the bypass to the aorta. The load on the heart is markedly reduced, and symptoms ... This is because the native valve and ascending aorta are not manipulated in any way. Calcified layers and other debris do not ... Blood continues to flow to the body's lower half through the unisolated remainder of the aorta. A lengthwise slit is made ...
*  Chlorphenamine
"Potentiation of 5-hydroxytryptamine-induced contraction in rat aorta by chlorpheniramine, citalopram and fluoxetine". Eur J ...
*  Syncope (medicine)
Aortic dissection (a tear in the aorta) and cardiomyopathy can also result in syncope. Various medications, such as beta ...
*  Machine perfusion
Owens JC, Prevedel AE, Swan H. Prolonged experimental occlusion of thoracic aorta during hypothermia. Arch Surg 1955;70:95-97. ... and their thoracic aortas were occluded for 2 hours, their kidneys showed no apparent damage when the dogs were rewarmed. This ...
*  Astley Cooper
In 1808 he tried the same with the external iliac artery for a femoral aneurysm and in 1817 he ligated the aorta for an iliac ... In 1817 he performed his famous operation of tying the abdominal aorta for aneurism; and in 1820 he removed an infected ...
*  Baylor University Chamber of Commerce
Reports indicated cause of death as a punctured aorta caused by a fractured collarbone. Scott, who intended on going into ...
*  Heart sounds
As the left ventricle empties, its pressure falls below the pressure in the aorta. Aortic blood flow quickly reverses back ...
*  Michael L. Marin
He is considered a pioneer in the field of endovascular repairs of the aorta. Marin is Professor and Chairman of the Department ...
*  Albert Hertzog
Hertzog died on 5 November 1982 during an emergency operation for a burst aorta. His funeral was held on 11 November 1982, in ...
*  RUNX1
... aorta-gonad-mesonephros (AGM) and the umbilical and vitelline arteries. HSPCs are generated via the hemogenic endothelium, a ... clusters that adhere to the ventral wall of the dorsal aorta. RUNX1 or CBF takes part in this process by mediating the ...
*  Ischemia-reperfusion injury of the appendicular musculoskeletal system
The Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA) device achieves this as well. By design, these devices ...
*  Louis Sigurd Fridericia
He died of an inoperable cancer that had affected his liver, spleen and aorta. Fridericia's formula. ...
*  Superior suprarenal artery
The left and right phrenic arteries supply the diaphragm, and come off the aorta. Anatomy figure: 40:02-05 at Human Anatomy ...
*  John Hanks Alexander
Shortly after arriving, he died unexpectedly of a ruptured aorta on March 26, 1894. John Hanks Alexander was buried with ...
*  Pulmonary circulation
From the left ventricle, the blood passes through the aortic valve to the aorta. The blood is then distributed to the body ... a shunt between the pulmonary artery and the aorta. When the lungs expand at birth, the pulmonary pressure drops and blood is ...
*  Sigismond Jaccoud
Jaccoud's sign - prominence of the aorta in the suprasternal notch: an indication of leukemia. Université de Genève (1975). Le ...
*  Shone's syndrome
Coarctation of the aorta which is, narrowing of a section of the aorta may also be observed. Again this presents an obstruction ... This presents an obstruction of flow of blood from the ventricle to the aorta. ... Coarctation of the aorta Of these four defects, supravalvular mitral membrane (SVMM) is the first to occur, and triggers the ... Subaortic Stenosis and Coarctation of Aorta". Am J Cardiol. 11: 714-25. doi:10.1016/0002-9149(63)90098-5. Moustafa, S.E.; ...
*  Procollagen-proline dioxygenase
"Inhibition of proline hydroxylation does not inhibit secretion of tropoelastin by chick aorta cells". FEBS Letters. 65 (2): 246 ...
*  Idiopathic infantile arterial calcification
... ascending aorta, transverse arch, descending aorta, main pulmonary artery, and coronary arteries unusually. Abdominal ... The symptoms are caused by calcification of large and medium-sized arteries, including the aorta, coronary arteries, and renal ... Ultrasound can show subtle intravascular calcifications, particularly in the abdominal aorta at week 23. Calcification has been ... abdominal aorta]. EIF is a small bright spot seen in the baby's heart on an ultrasound exam. This is thought to represent ...
*  Anterior interventricular branch of left coronary artery
Coronary arteries (labeled in red text) The arch of the aorta, and its branches. Heart attack Cardiac vessels Human heart with ...