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Table 5 Correlations between site-specific aortic distensibility and rate of change of aortic diameter during the prior 10 years in adult women with Turner syndrome. N = 45–48

From: Impaired aortic distensibility and elevated central blood pressure in Turner Syndrome: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance study

  Distensibility
Ascending Arch Descending
Aortic sinuses r = 0.16, p = 0.3
Sinotubular junction r = −0.15, p = 0.3
Mid-ascending aorta r = 0.02, p = 0.9
Distal ascending aorta r = 0.07, p = 0.7 R = 0.12, p = 0.4
Proximal aortic arch r = −0.16, p = 0.4 r = −0.36, p = 0.03
Distal aortic arch r = 0.12, p = 0.4 r = 0.04, p = 0.8
Aortic isthmus r = −0.36, p = 0.01 r = −0.27, p = 0.07
Proximal descending aorta r = −0.24, p = 0.1
Distal descending aorta r = −0.17, p = 0.3