Pulmonary valve

pulmonary valve is the valve that controls blood flow from the right ventricle (lower right chamber of the heart) to the main pulmonary artery (the blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the lungs).

Source: CDC NCBDDD1

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Pulmonary Valve: A valve situated at the entrance to the pulmonary trunk from the right ventricle.2

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References

  1. Source: CDC NCBDDD: cdc.gov/ ncbddd/ heartdefects/ pulmonaryatresia.html
  2. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)

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