From the case: Aorta - diagrams

Modality: Diagram
Ascending aorta
3D
Ascending aorta
Modality: Diagram (3D)

- “ Diagrams depicting the ascending aorta and an overview of the aorta.  Author: Frank Gaillard License: CC-NC-BY-SA ”

Used in the following articles:

  • Ascending aorta - “ The ascending aorta is the first part of the aorta, and begins at the aortic valve - located obliquely just to the left of the midline at the leve...”
  • Sinotubular junction - “ The sinotubular junction is the region of the ascending aorta between the aortic sinuses (of Valsalva) and where the normal tubular configuration ...”
  • Coronary arteries - “ The coronary arteries arise just distal (superior) to the aortic valve from the coronary sinuses and supply the myocardium with oxygenated blood. ...”
  • Ascending aorta dilatation - “ Dilatation of the ascending aorta is a common finding in the elderly but unusual in younger patients. Pathology In adults, an ascending aortic d...”
  • Left main coronary artery - “ The left main coronary artery (LMCA) or left coronary artery (LCA) is one of the two main arteries that supply the heart with oxygenated blood. G...”

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