Cardiac chamber through which blood leaves the heart. [ ]

Synonyms: ventricle of heart heart ventricle lower chamber of heart

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Term information

database cross reference

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

external definition

One of four heart chambers.[TAO]
A chamber of the heart that receives blood from one or more atria and pumps it by muscular contraction into the arteries.[AAO]

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homology notes

In the primitive vertebrate heart the four chambers are: 1. Sinus venosus (...) 2. Atrium (...) 3. Ventricle (...) 4. Conus arteriosus (...)[well established][VHOG]