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Meaning of AORTIC ANEURYSM

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an aneurysm of the aorta
 
 See Also: aneurysm

 

 

Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: Localised ballooning of the aorta, potentially causing pressure on adjacent structures and liability to rupture.
 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dangeous ballooning of the aorta (the main artery leaving the heart) which is caused by disease in the artery's wall.
 

 

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