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Table 3 Aortic dimensions in TS with bicuspid (TSbicuspid) and tricuspid(TStricuspid) aortic valves.

From: Thoracic aortopathy in Turner syndrome and the influence of bicuspid aortic valves and blood pressure: a CMR study

  CMR TSbicuspid CMR TStricuspid TStricuspid vs TSbicuspid
  n Mean ± SD (range)(mm) n Mean ± SD (range)(mm) P
Sinotubular junction 23 29.1 ± 5.4 (20-39) 66 24.4 ± 3.8 (17-36) < 0.001
Ascending aorta 23 32.4 ± 6.7 (21-48) 66 26.0 ± 4.4 (16-38) < 0.001
Aorta proximal to innominate artery 23 27.6 ± 4.6 (21-38) 66 24.7 ± 3.6 (18-34) 0.002
Prox. transverse aortic arch 19 25.8 ± 4.8 (18-34) 50 22.8 ± 3.0 (17-30) 0.002
Distal transverse aortic arch 23 20.6 ± 3.5 (14-29) 65 20.4 ± 2.3 (15-27) 0.8
Aortic isthmus 23 19.7 ± 3.2 (15-28) 65 19.1 ± 2.1 (14-24) 0.3
Descending aorta 23 21.4 ± 3.5 (17-31) 66 18.8 ± 2.4 (14-24) < 0.001
Descending aorta (diaphragm level) 23 19.7 ± 2.8 (16-27) 65 17.7 ± 2.1 (13-23) 0.001