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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13) In birds, the right atrioventricular valve consists of a muscular flap of myocardium.
Anatomic variation of the right atrioventricular valve.
This study present a right atrioventricular valve bicuspid, whit a clearly septal component with one valvule, and a mural component with a wide anterior valvule and a small anteroseptal commissural cusp.
Is the morphologically right atrioventricular valve tricuspid?
Simultaneous septation of the atria, ventricles, and truncus, along with shifting of the atrioventricular canal and conus positions produces the two atrial chambers above their respective atrioventricular valves and ventricles.
We report a case of a four and a half yearrs old boy of Ellis Van Creveld syndrome with hexadactylyty of both hands suffering from pericardial patch dehescence and left atrioventricular valve regurgitation.
After 2 months of the primary surgery, the patch dehiscence was noted along with left atrioventricular valve regurgitation on 2D echocardiography.
The cleft of the left atrioventricular valve was repaired with interrupted sutures.