intraventricular pressure


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intraventricular pressure

Etymology: L, intra, within, ventriculus, little belly
the pressure of the blood within the heart's ventricles. It varies with the phase of the cardiac cycle.

intraventricular pressure

The pressure within the ventricles of the heart during different phases of diastole and systole.
See also: pressure
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Right coronary blood flow is decreased due to the combined effects of a reduced aortic root pressure and a raised RV intraventricular pressure, leading to RV ischaemia.
Left intraventricular pressure was measured using a water-filled balloon.
This allows CSF to drain whenever the intraventricular pressure exceeds that set by the height of the collection system.
The myocardial cells cannot take intraventricular pressure and thus they will gradually expand and become thin.

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