Flashcards in Heart Deck (16)
How many flaps of tissue does a tricuspid valve have?
How many flaps of tissue does a bicuspid valve have?
What is the right antrioventricular valve also known as?
What is the double-walled membranous sace enclosing the heart known as?
What is a partition or wall separating something called?
What are blood vessels called that carry blood from the heart to the lungs called?
What is systole?
Contraction phase of the heartbeat
What is the epicardium?
External layer of the heart
Where does the myocardium recieve its blood supply from?
What is the mitral valve in the heart also called?
What does the right ventricle do?
Pumps blood into the lungs
Vessels that carry blood away from the heart are known as what?
Vessels that return blood to the heart are known as what?
What are single cell thick vessels that connect the arterial and venous systems?
What does asystole mean?
No Heart Beat