Tilting disc valve | definition of tilting disc valve by Medical dictionary
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).
Tilting disc valves
at inlet and outflow ports direct the blood flow.