tilting disc valve

tilt·ing disc valve

a variety of prosthetic cardiac valve composed of a caged disc.

tilt·ing disc valve

(tilt'ing disk valv)
A type of prosthetic cardiac valve that includes a caged disc.
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Until appearance of tilting disc valve, Edwards laboratories had developed different series of ball valves during next 12 years (1).
Single leaflet tilting disc valves are commonly restricted to opening by 60[degrees] to 70[degrees] [16] and others may open up to 75[degrees] [17].
Tilting disc valves and the effect of orientation," Journal of Biomechanics, Vol.