pulmonary opening

n.

The opening of the pulmonary trunk from the right ventricle that is guarded by the pulmonary valve.

Nearby words

  1. pulmonary hamartoma,
  2. pulmonary hypertension,
  3. pulmonary insufficiency,
  4. pulmonary ligament,
  5. pulmonary murmur,
  6. pulmonary plexus,
  7. pulmonary stenosis,
  8. pulmonary tree,
  9. pulmonary trunk,
  10. pulmonary tuberculosis


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