aortorrhaphy

[ ā′ôr-tôrə-fē ]

n.

Suture of the aorta.

Nearby words

  1. aortoiliac bypass,
  2. aortoiliac occlusive disease,
  3. aortopathy,
  4. aortoplasty,
  5. aortorenal bypass,
  6. aortosclerosis,
  7. aortotomy,
  8. aosta,
  9. aotearoa,
  10. aoudad


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