Ascending aortic aneurysm

Known as: Aneurysm, ascending aorta, Aneurysm of ascending aorta, aneurysm ascending aorta 
A bulging, weakened area in the wall of the ascending thoracic aorta. [HPO:probinson]
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1953-2018
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2013
2013
Studies have shown that patients harboring bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) or bovine aortic arch (BAA) are more likely than the… (More)
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2013
2013
Aortic aneurysm is a leading cause of death in adults, often taking lives without any premonitory signs or symptoms. Adverse… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND There is debate concerning whether an aneurysmal ascending aorta should be replaced when associated with a… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To develop a mathematical model to demonstrate that ascending aortic curvature is an independent risk factor for type A… (More)
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2008
2008
Noninfectious aortitis typically involves the ascending aorta and causes aneurysms that result in aortic root repair. Aortitis is… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to investigate whether thoracic ascending aortic aneurysm (TAAA) induces platelet… (More)
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2007
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2007
PURPOSE To determine the difference in flow patterns between healthy volunteers and ascending aortic aneurysm patients using time… (More)
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2006
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2006
OBJECTIVE The histopathologic abnormality underlying ascending aortic aneurysm and dissection is medial degeneration, a lesion… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND Marfan syndrome (MS) is a genetic disorder caused by a mutation in the fibrillin gene FBN1. Bicuspid aortic valve (BAV… (More)
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1995
1995
Ascending aortic disease, ranging from mild aortic root enlargement to aneurysm and/or dissection, has been identified in 10… (More)
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