Narrowing of the aorta.
[aorta + G. stenōsis, a narrowing]
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aortarctiaAn obsolete term for:
(1) Aortic valve stenosis;
(2) Stenosis of the aorta.
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aortarctia(a?or-tark'sh(e-)a) [ aort-+ L. arctare, to narrow]
Aortic narrowing.See: coarctation
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