ascending aorta

noun

Medical Definition of ascending aorta

: the part of the aorta from its origin to the beginning of the arch

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“Ascending aorta.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ascending%20aorta. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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