Hoboken valves

Ho·bo·ken valves

(hō'bō-kĕn),
flangelike protrusions into the lumen of the umbilical arteries where they are twisted or kinked in their course through the umbilical cord.
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Ho·bo·ken valves

(hō'bō-kĕn valvz)
The flangelike protrusions into the lumen of the umbilical arteries where they are twisted or kinked in their course through the umbilical cord.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Hoboken,

Nicholas van, Dutch anatomist and physician, 1632-1678.
Hoboken gemmules - Synonym(s): Hoboken nodules
Hoboken nodules - gross dilations on the outer surface of the umbilical arteries. Synonym(s): Hoboken gemmules
Hoboken valves - the flangelike protrusions into the lumen of the umbilical arteries where they are twisted or kinked in their course through the umbilical cord.
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