right atrioventricular valve

right atrioventricular valve
right atrioventricular valve n TRICUSPID VALVE

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valva atrioventricularis dextra.

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  • posterior cusp of right atrioventricular valve — posterior cusp of tricuspid valve cuspis posterior valvae atrioventricularis dextrae …   Medical dictionary

  • septal cusp of right atrioventricular valve — septal cusp of tricuspid valve cuspis septalis valvae atrioventricularis dextrae …   Medical dictionary

  • anterior cusp of right atrioventricular valve — cuspis anterior valvae atrioventricularis dextrae …   Medical dictionary

  • atrioventricular valve — noun either of two heart valves through which blood flows from the atria to the ventricles; prevents return of blood to the atrium • Hypernyms: ↑heart valve, ↑cardiac valve • Hyponyms: ↑mitral valve, ↑bicuspid valve, ↑left atrioventricular valve …   Useful english dictionary

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