atrioventricular valves


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tri·cus·pid valve

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the valve closing the orifice between the right atrium and right ventricle of the heart; its three cusps are called anterior, posterior, and septal.

atrioventricular valves

The valves lying between the atria and the ventricles of the HEART that ensure movement of the blood from the former to the latter only. They are, on the right side, the tricuspid valve, and on the left, the mitral valve.
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So, it became possible to inspect all the cardiac cavities, atrioventricular valves, other tumoral formations, tumor fragments and atrioventricular valve abnormalities.
The atrioventricular valves could be visualized 96% of the time, the aorta and pulmonary artery 95% of the time, and the inferior and superior vena cava 76% of the time.
In corrected transposition, the great arteries also are transposed, but in addition, the ventricles, atrioventricular valves, epicardial coronary arteries, and conduction system are inverted.