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What does COAO stand for?

COAO stands for Coarctation of the Aorta (also seen as COA)

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Authors Abuhamad (obstetrics and gynecology, Eastern Virginia Medical School) and Chaoui (obstetrics and gynecology, Prenatal Diagnosis and Human Genetics Center, Germany), cover a wide range of topics, including: congenital heart defects and their genetic aspects, color Doppler in fetal echocardiography, coarctation of the aorta and interrupted aortic arch, complete and congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries, fetal cardopmyopathies and fetal heart tumors, and more.
In children, stents are used to mechanically enlarge anatomic structures for conditions such as peripheral pulmonary artery stenosis, the heart defect coarctation of the aorta, and atrial septal defects created by interventional techniques to provide oxygenated blood.