pseudocoarctation

noun
pseu·​do·​co·​arc·​ta·​tion | \ -(ˌ)kō-ˌärk-ˈtā-shən How to pronounce pseudocoarctation (audio) \

Medical Definition of pseudocoarctation

: a congenital abnormality of the aorta that resembles aortic coarctation in radiography but does not significantly block the flow of blood

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“Pseudocoarctation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pseudocoarctation. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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