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Sinus of Valsalva
MeSH HeadingSinus of Valsalva
Tree NumberA07.231.114.056.847
Annotationaneurysm: coord IM with AORTIC ANEURYSM (IM); ruptured aneurysm of sinus: coord IM with AORTIC RUPTURE (IM)
Scope NoteThe dilatation of the aortic wall behind each of the cusps of the aortic valve.
Entry TermAortic Sinus
Allowable QualifiersAB AH CH CY DE EM EN GD IM IN IR ME MI PA PH PP PS RA RE RI SE SU UL US VI
History Note79
Date of Entry19780519
Unique IDD012850


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Cardiovascular System [A07]
   Blood Vessels [A07.231]
      Arteries [A07.231.114]
         Aorta [A07.231.114.056]
Aorta, Abdominal [A07.231.114.056.205]
Aorta, Thoracic [A07.231.114.056.372]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSinus of Valsalva [A07.231.114.056.847]

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