Medical Definition of Aortic sulcus

1. A broad deep groove on the medial aspect of the left lung above and behind the hilum receiving the arch of the aorta and the thoracic aorta. Synonym: sulcus aorticus. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Aortic Sulcus

aortic opening
aortic orifice
aortic ostium
aortic plexus
aortic reflex
aortic rupture
aortic sac
aortic sinus
aortic sinus aneurysm
aortic spindle
aortic sulcus (current term)
aortic ultrasound
aortic valve
aortic valve insufficiency
aortic valve prolapse
aortic valve stenosis
aortic vestibule
aorticorenal ganglia
aortoannular ectasia

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