What Is An Obstructed Aorta And What Are Its Symptoms?

An obstructed aorta is a medical condition where there is a blockage or narrowing of the aorta, which is the main artery that carries oxygenated blood from the heart to the rest of the body.

There are various causes of an obstructed aorta, including atherosclerosis, which is the build-up of fatty deposits in the artery walls, congenital defects, blood clots, and trauma.