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pseudotruncus arteriosus in Medicine

pseudotruncus arteriosus

(sōō′dō-trŭngkəs är-tîr′ē-ōsəs)
n.
  1. A congenital cardiovascular deformity characterized by atresia of the pulmonic valve and the lack of a main pulmonary artery with the lungs being supplied with blood either through an arterial duct or via bronchial arteries arising from the aorta.
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