Partonomy list P3, primary language: EN, subsidiary: LA, interface: EN, work in progress

ascending aorta

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Top level cardiovascular system Short Extended
Level 2 arterial system Short Extended
Current level ascending aorta Extended
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Short official Latin term
3736 3770
ascending aorta
aorta ascendens ; pars ascendens aortae
49893 14664
coronary arteries ; cardiac arteries
arteriae coronariae ; arteriae cardiacae
50039 3774
right coronary artery P4 10 children
arteria coronaria dextra
50040 3785
left coronary artery P4 14 children
arteria coronaria sinistra
3740 3773
aortic bulb
bulbus aortae
5 lines
60.0 %
80.0 %
Scientific notes
Libelle of note
Posterior/posterior and posterolateralis/posterolateral becomes inferior/inferior and inferolateralis/inferolateral, with the 'posterior' terms as synonym, following the TA2 and clinical approach that the 'posterior' surface of the heart is in fact its inferior surface.
See note # 3774
For a comprehensive study of the coronary arteries, see M. von Lüdinghausen (2003) The Clinical Anatomy of the Coronary Arteries. Adv Anat Embryol Cell Biol, Vol 167.
Date: 23.06.2023