Cardiac chamber through which blood leaves the heart. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ventricle_(heart) ]

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Term information

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Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

definition
  • Cardiac chamber through which blood leaves the heart.
external definition
  • A chamber of the heart that receives blood from one or more atria and pumps it by muscular contraction into the arteries.[AAO]
  • One of four heart chambers.[TAO]
has broad synonym
  • ventricle
has exact synonym
  • ventricle of heart
  • lower chamber of heart
  • heart ventricle
homology notes
  • In the primitive vertebrate heart the four chambers are: 1. Sinus venosus (...) 2. Atrium (...) 3. Ventricle (...) 4. Conus arteriosus (...)[well established][VHOG]
id
  • UBERON:0002082