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Aortic Coarctation Learning Center
Aortic coarctation is a narrowing of part of the aorta (the major artery leading out of the heart. It is a type of birth defect. Coarctation means narrowing.
Coarctation of the aorta is a congenital malformation of the aorta in which part of the aorta is constricted or narrowed.
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