coarctation

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Increased mortality rate from coronary artery disease following operation for coarctation of the aorta at a late age.
Intravascular ultrasound assessment of regional aortic wall stiffness, distensibility, and compliance in patients with coarctation of the aorta," American Heart Journal, vol.
Coarctation of the aorta long-term follow-up and prediction of outcome after surgical correction.
One in 2,500 children is born with coarctation of the aorta.
Coarctation of the Aorta in the Elderly: Case Report and Review of the Literature.
It provides satisfactory relief of the coarctated Subclavian flap angioplasty in coarctation of the aorta segment and of the arch hypoplasia distal to the left subclavian artery.
George was born with a coarctation of the aorta - a condition where there is a narrowing of the main artery that leaves the left side of the heart.
Roughly 30% of newborns with critical CHD leave the hospital with undiagnosed defects, including (among others) coarctation of the aorta, interrupted aortic arch, aortic stenosis, transposition of the great arteries, and hypoplastic left heart syndrome.
Gilly said: "I was born with a heart condition known as Biscupid Aortic Valve and Coarctation of the Aorta.
However, coarctation of the aorta, a congenital narrowing associated with secondary hypertension, is typically diagnosed in childhood.
Jade had coarctation of the aorta, a congenital condition which means narrowing of the large artery that takes blood out of the heart.