Coarctation of the Aorta (COA)

  • In Sook Park
  • Hyun Woo Goo
  • Hye-Sung Won


This chapter includes types, morphology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, natural course, treatment, and fetal diagnosis of coarctation of the aorta and pseudocoarctation of the aorta.


Shone complex Counter-current aortography Endocardial fibroelastosis Cervical arch Pseudocoarctation Rib notching Stent implantation Balloon dilatation Differential cyanosis Webbed neck Turner syndrome Right-dominant heart 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • In Sook Park
    • 1
  • Hyun Woo Goo
    • 2
  • Hye-Sung Won
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric CardiologyUniversity of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical CenterSeoulSouth Korea
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical CenterSeoulSouth Korea
  3. 3.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical CenterSeoulSouth Korea

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