reversed coarctation

[ rĭ-vûrst ]

n.

Aortic arch syndrome in which blood pressure in the arms is lower than that in the legs.

Nearby words

  1. reverse transcriptase,
  2. reverse transcription,
  3. reverse video,
  4. reverse-charge,
  5. reverse-engineer,
  6. reversed peristalsis,
  7. reversed prausnitz-küstner reaction,
  8. reversely,
  9. reversi,
  10. reversible


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