Diagram of Ascending Aorta

By Adam Pick - Patient, Author & HeartValveSurgery.com Founder

The anatomy of the heart is quite amazing. To help you better understand how your heart functions, a diagram of ascending aorta has been provided for you below.

I distinctly remember what it felt like when I learned that I would need heart valve surgery. Amid all of the fear, uncertainty and doubt, I wanted to learn as much as possible about my heart and valve disease. I instantly began reading books and reviewing hundreds of websites to better understand (i) what was wrong with my heart and (ii) how aortic valve replacement surgery was going to fix it.

To help you better understand your heart, please find below a diagram of ascending aorta:

Diagram Of Ascending Aorta

 

Written by Adam Pick
- Patient & Website Founder

Adam Pick is a heart valve patient and author of The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery. In 2006, Adam founded HeartValveSurgery.com to educate and empower patients. This award-winning website has helped over 10 million people fight heart valve disease. Adam has been featured by the American Heart Association and The Wall Street Journal.

Adam Pick is a heart valve patient and author of The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery. In 2006, Adam founded HeartValveSurgery.com to educate and empower patients. This award-winning website has helped over 10 million people fight heart valve disease. Adam has been featured by the American Heart Association and The Wall Street Journal.