In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The overwhelming cause of aortic valve disease in Europe is calcific degenerative disease, and about 2% of the population have congenitally bicuspid aortic valves.
- A score of 2 was given to fully bicuspid dentition, while a score of 3 was given to fully tricuspid dentition, with even cusp heights.
- Incisors cut food, and cuspid and bicuspid teeth grasp and tear food.
- Causes of dissection include hypertension, Marfan's syndrome, trauma, Ehler's Danlos, coarctation, bicuspid aortic valve and relapsing polychondritis.
- Persons born with a bicuspid aortic valve are predisposed to develop aortic stenosis.
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