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Descending aorta

Introduction: Descending aorta

Description of Descending aorta

Descending aorta: the descending part of the aorta that branches into the thoracic and abdominal aortae.
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Descending aorta as an Organ

Descending aorta (organ): The descending aorta is one portion of the aorta, the...more »

Descending aorta (organ): See Descending Aorta (organ information).

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Broader terms for Descending aorta

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Hierarchical classifications of Descending aorta

The following list attempts to classify Descending aorta into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • aorta
  • arteria,arterial blood vessel,artery
  • blood vessel
  • vas,vessel
  • tube,tube-shaped structure
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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