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aortic regurgitation

noun

Medical Definition of AORTIC REGURGITATION

:  leakage of blood from the aorta back into the left ventricle during diastole because of failure of an aortic valve to close properly—called also aortic incompetence, aortic insufficiency, Corrigan's disease
April 25, 2015
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