A cardiac ventricle that is in the right side of the heart. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

Synonyms: right ventricle of heart right ventricle cardiac right ventricle

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Term information

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uberon_slim, pheno_slim

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external definition

The muscular chamber on the right and in front of the left ventricle. It generally receives venous blood from the right atrium and conveys it into the pulmonary artery. [(1988)_Dorian_AF, Amsterdam, Dorian_AF, Elsevier's_encyclopaedic_dictionary_of_medicine, Part_B._Anatomy, Part_B:_Anatomy_(1988)_Amsterdam_etc.:_Elsevier, Part_B:_Anatomy_(1988)_Amsterdam_etc.:_Elsevier's_Encyclopaedic_Dictionary_of_Medicine][VHOG]

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right cardiac ventricle
ventriculus dexter



implements design pattern


taxon notes

In mammals continuous with the pulmonary arteries