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Search only trustworthy HONcode health websites: Cyberfriends: The help you're looking for is probably here. Without it, we would bleed to death when we cut ourselves and wounds would not heal. Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) is a condition in which the ductus arteriosus blood vessel fails to close normally, interrupting the normal blood flow between the aorta and pulmonary arteries that carry blood from the heart. The smooth muscle in the walls of arteries also allows them to selectively constrict and dilate.

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