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Coarctation of the aorta: coarctation of the aorta is a narrowing of the aorta between the upper-body artery branches and the branches to the lower body. See detailed information below for a list of 19 causes of Coarctation of the aorta, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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