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Bulb of aorta

Known as: Root of aorta, root aortic, Bulbus aortae 
The portion of the ascending aorta between the aortic annulus and the sinotubular junction.
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
BACKGROUND Clonal hematopoiesis of indeterminate potential (CHIP), which is defined as the presence of an expanded somatic blood… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Computed tomography (CT) plays an important role in the workup of patients who are candidates for implantation of a catheter… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVES In the present study, the anatomy of the aortic root was assessed noninvasively with multislice computed tomography… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Initial description of apolipoprotein (apo) E-deficient transgenic mice demonstrated the development of severe… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
B-type or brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) is a novel natriuretic peptide secreted from the heart that forms a peptide family with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND The aortic root enlarges progressively in Marfan's syndrome, and this enlargement is associated with aortic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
A number of patients who require an operation for complications of annuloaortic ectasia, such as aortic incompetence or aneurysm… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Using a specific radioimmunoassay for human brain natriuretic peptide (hBNP) with a monoclonal antibody, we have investigated its… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Two-dimensional echocardiography is increasingly used to measure aortic root dimensions, which provide prognostic information in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
A technique for complete replacement of the aortic valve and ascending aorta in cases of aneurysm of the ascending aorta with… Expand
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