terminal crest


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crista terminalis of right atrium

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a vertical crest on the interior wall of the right atrium that lies to the right of the sinus of the vena cava and separates this from the remainder of the right atrium.

terminal crest

a vertical crest on the interior wall of the right atrium that separates the sinus of the vena cava from the rest of the right atrium. Also called crista terminalis, tenia terminalis.
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