Pulmonary Trunk

Known as: Main Pulmonary Artery 
An artery arising from the right ventricle of the heart that bifurcates into the left and right pulmonary arteries.
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2006
Review
2006
The patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) is a vascular structure that connects the proximal descending aorta to the roof of the main… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mammalian homologs of transient receptor potential (TRP) genes in Drosophila encode TRPC proteins, which make up cation channels… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Bicuspid aortic valve disease is often associated with dilation of the aortic root and ascending aorta. This study… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to assess the immediate and short-term results of anterograde catheter closure of a moderate… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Pulmonary regurgitation frequently occurs after surgical correction of tetralogy of Fallot. To date, reliable… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND Atrial septal defects have been surgically correctable for more than 30 years. The long-term survival rates among… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate (InsP3) caused Ca release and tension development in rabbit main pulmonary artery smooth muscle… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
This study was to determine if the diameters of pulmonary arteries measured from computed tomographic (CT) scans could be used 1… (More)
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1972
Highly Cited
1972
The sarcoplasmic reticulum (SR) was studied in the smooth muscles of rabbit main pulmonary artery, mesenteric vein, aorta… (More)
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1969
Highly Cited
1969
Tlie differential pressure method of Womersley and McDonald was used to measure instantaneous blood flow in the main pulmonary… (More)
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