Coarctation of the Aorta
Coarctation of the aorta constitutes 6–8% of congenital heart disease and occurs at a frequency of 4 in 10,000 live births . It is two times more common in males than in females.
For historical background, see Table 17.1.
Bicuspid aortic valve
Congenital heart disease
Patent ductus arteriosus
Ventricular septal defect
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