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Heart valves

Heart valves

flaps of tissue that prevent regurgitation of blood from the ventricles to the atria or from the pulmonary arteries or aorta to the ventricles.


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A complete list of the 78 organs in the human body ?

... For instance, from the list above, I would consider the cornea, heart valves, islets, and bones and tendons to be structures, blood (and maybe marrow) to be a tissue, ...

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by Darby
Mon Apr 02, 2012 10:21 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: A complete list of the 78 organs in the human body ?
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A complete list of the 78 organs in the human body ?

... but the list of those body organs which can be denoted are: Corneas, heart, liver, kidneys, lungs, pancreas, face, skin, bone marrow, blood, heart valves, islets of Langerhans, ovaries, arms, legs, penis, small bowel, bone, uterus, tendons, ...

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by einfopedia
Fri Mar 30, 2012 10:33 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: A complete list of the 78 organs in the human body ?
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Please Help - The Heart

... time figuring out the answers for 5 of the questions regarding the heart (2,3, 5, 9, 10). I've read the definitions in our text book and researched ... division slows heart rate 6. Cardiac Sounds “Lub” as the AV valves close, “dup” as the semilunar valves close 7. Cardiac Output Heart ...

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by PleaseHelp
Sun Feb 21, 2010 10:03 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please Help - The Heart
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Views: 7582

Heart : Difference between tricuspid and bicuspid valves ?

Could anyone tell me what the difference between tricuspid valve and bicuspid valve ( in function ) is, please ? I don't think those two valves are 'created' differently just for fun. What i think is the tricuspid valve is easier to open, then there could be something related to blood pressure... ...

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by superminh21
Fri Jan 22, 2010 10:08 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Heart : Difference between tricuspid and bicuspid valves ?
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heart information

I am study bio engineering in high school I need to build heart pulse meter But before I start to built it I need to summarize about the ... ultrasound, systole & diastole & heartbeat, heat pumps, heart valves, pacemaker… And the most difficult is to search after medicine test heart ...

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by kio
Mon Nov 23, 2009 11:52 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: heart information
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