Tricuspid valve

The tricuspid valve is the valve that controls blood flow from the right atrium (upper right chamber of the heart) to the right ventricle (lower right chamber of the heart).


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Tricuspid Valve: The valve consisting of three cusps situated between the right atrium and right ventricle of the heart.2

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  1. Source: CDC NCBDDD: ncbddd/ heartdefects/ tricuspid-atresia.html
  2. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)

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