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*  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 ...
*  Aneurysm
The third stage of syphilis also manifests as aneurysm of the aorta, which is due to loss of the vasa vasorum in the tunica ... For aneurysms in the aorta, arms, legs, or head, the weakened section of the vessel may be replaced by a bypass graft that is ... It consists of passing a catheter into the femoral artery in the groin, through the aorta, into the brain arteries, and finally ... The aorta, namely aortic aneurysms including thoracic aortic aneurysms and abdominal aortic aneurysms. The brain, including ...
*  Heart rate
... abdominal aorta). The chest (apex of the heart), which can be felt with one's hand or fingers. It is also possible to ...
*  Lucille Ball
Ball, Lucille (April 27, 1989). "Ball dies of ruptured aorta". L.A. Times. Retrieved May 12, 2013. Ball, Lucille (April 27, ... including the transplant of a new aorta. The surgery appeared to have been successful, and Ball began recovering very quickly, ...
*  Iradj Gandjbaksh
Pathologies of the aorta, collective, dir. With Jean-Pierre Ollivier, Med-Line, 2004. Officer of the Order of Merit[citation ...
*  Ovarian artery
The ovarian arteries are paired structures that arise from the abdominal aorta. After emerging from the aorta, the artery ... The abdominal aorta and its branches. Vessels of the uterus and its appendages, rear view. Uterus and right broad ligament, ... It arises from the abdominal aorta below the renal artery. It can be found in the suspensory ligament of the ovary, anterior to ...
*  Arthur D. Hirschfelder
Later in 1913, Hirschfelder published part II of his book on Diseases of the Heart and Aorta. In this, he discussed the effects ... Hirschfelder, Arthur (1910). Diseases of the Heart and Aorta. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: J.B. Lippincott & Co. pp. 184-186, ... Hirschfelder published Disease of the Heart and Aorta which was highly influential and regarded as the first complete monograph ...
*  Transverse abdominal muscle
The abdominal aorta and its branches. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's ...
*  Common octopus
Three aortae leave the systemic heart, two minor ones (the abdominal aorta and the gonadal aorta) and one major one, the dorsal ... The elasticity and contractile nature of the octopus aorta serves to smooth out the pulsing nature of blood flow from the heart ... Mechanical properties of the octopus aorta. The Journal of Experimental Biology, 114, 259-284 Hill, Richard W., Gordon A. Wyse ... aorta which services most of the body. The octopus also has large blood sinuses around its gut and behind its eyes that ...
*  Circulatory system
The walls of aorta are elastic. This elasticity helps to maintain the blood pressure throughout the body. When the aorta ... The first part of the systemic circulation is the aorta, a massive and thick-walled artery. The aorta arches and gives branches ... It branches from the abdominal aorta and returns blood to the ascending vena cava. It is the blood supply to the kidneys, and ... Moreover, as aorta branches into smaller arteries, their elasticity goes on decreasing and their compliance goes on increasing ...
*  Steven De Groote
His lung and aorta were punctured. After extensive surgery and rehabilitation, De Groote recuperated and resumed flying and ...
*  Inferior mesenteric artery
The abdominal aorta and its branches. The inferior mesenteric artery and its branches. Abdominal portion of the sympathetic ... In human anatomy, the inferior mesenteric artery, often abbreviated as IMA, is the third main branch of the abdominal aorta and ... The IMA branches off the anterior surface of the abdominal aorta below the renal artery branch points, and approximately midway ... Branches of the Abdominal Aorta" Anatomy image:7924 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center Anatomy image:7997 at the SUNY ...
*  Aortic bifurcation
The abdominal aorta and its branches. Abdominal portion of the sympathetic trunk, with the celiac and hypogastric plexuses. ... The aortic bifurcation is the point at which the abdominal aorta bifurcates (forks) into the left and right common iliac ... Lerona PT, Tewfik HH (June 1975). "Bifurcation level of the aorta: landmark for pelvic irradiation". Radiology. 115 (3): 735. ...
*  Right coronary artery
The arch of the aorta, and its branches. Plan of the branches. Diagram of a myocardial infarction. Aorta and coronary arteries ...
*  Arionidae
The kidney is circular (surrounding aorta). Cephalic retractors tend to divide into separate branches attached independently to ...
*  ILO Classification
These symbols are: aa atherosclerotic aorta; at significant apical pleural thickening; ax coalescence of small opacities; bu ...
*  Scott Lloyd
Doctors at Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas performed emergency surgery to replace the torn aorta with a titanium and polyester ...
*  Lars Georg Svensson
Svensson was also the first to do a replacement of the entire aorta during a single operation. Svensson was named the King ... He is the Director of the Aorta Center, Director of the Marfan Syndrome and Connective Tissue Disorder Clinic, and is a ... He has authored the reference text book "Cardiovascular and Vascular Diseases of the Aorta" and has authored or co-authored ... Cardiovascular and vascular disease of the aorta. By Lars G. Svensson and E. Stanley Crawford, W.B. Saunders Company, ...
*  Small intestine
These are both branches of the aorta. The duodenum receives blood from the coeliac trunk via the superior pancreaticoduodenal ...
*  Artery
The aorta is the root systemic artery. In humans, it receives blood directly from the left ventricle of the heart via the ... As the aorta branches, and these arteries branch in turn, they become successively smaller in diameter, down to the arterioles ... The very first branches off of the aorta are the coronary arteries, which supply blood to the heart muscle itself. These are ... After travelling from the aorta, blood travels through peripheral arteries into smaller arteries called arterioles, and ...
*  Chlorzoxazone
"Chlorzoxazone inhibit contraction of rat thoracic aorta". Eur J Pharmacol. 545 (2-3): 161-6. doi:10.1016/j.ejphar.2006.06.063. ...
*  Shadrach in the Furnace
The day of the aorta transplant arrives. During the surgeries, Shadrach thinks to himself that if he killed Genghis Mao on the ... He visits Genghis Mao and informs the dictator of an aneurysm he detected in the dictator's abdominal aorta. The news annoys ... We see him operating on Genghis Mao for the liver transplant, aorta transplant and the implantation of the valved tube. During ...
*  Open aortic surgery
If normal aorta exists superior to the iliac bifurcation, a tube graft can be sewn distally to that normal aorta. If the distal ... The abdominal aorta is anastomosed preferentially to the main limb of a tube or bifurcated graft in an end-to-end fashion to ... Disease of the aorta proximal to the left subclavian artery in the chest lies within the specialty of cardiac surgery, and is ... The infrarenal aorta can be approached via a transabdominal midline or paramedian incision, or via a retroperitoneal approach. ...
*  Aortic unfolding
This elongation causes the ascending aorta to appear as a vertical shadow on the left heart border. Aortic unfolding, though ... With aging, the ascending portion of the thoracic aorta increases in length by approximately 12% per decade, whereas the ... Sugawara, Jun (2008). "Age-Associated Elongation of the Ascending Aorta". Adults J Am Coll Cardiol Img. 1: 739-748. doi:10.1016 ... not serious, should be differentiated from the more severe dissection of the aorta. O'Rourke, Michael; Farnsworth, Alan; ...
*  Robert Coleman-Senghor
He died suddenly in the hospital from a blood clot (which two days earlier had caused a heart attack due to a torn aorta) ... page 1. "Cotati council member dies of aorta tear". Santa Rosa Press-Democrat. April 10, 2011. Archived from the original on ...