Cardiovascular infection usually occurs at the abdominal aorta or a cardiac valve.
The main structures to consider in the umbilical area are the aorta and the pancreas.
He had ended up cutting it so close to the aorta , the main blood vessel, there was dramatic and sudden blood loss.
He was stabbed three times, suffering a fatal wound to the aorta , the major blood vessel from the heart.
This meant that the aorta , the main artery that carries the blood away from his heart was cut.
He died of massive internal injuries, including the severing of his aorta - the main artery to his heart.
The coronary arteries open from the beginning of the aorta and take blood to all parts of the heart tissue.
The pump device works by assisting the function of the left ventricle, improving blood supply to the aorta and so to the rest of the body.
At this time, the surgeon begins to develop a dissection plane between the aorta and the pulmonary artery.
The device in turn pumps the blood to the aorta , dispersing it to the rest of the body.