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Cardiac valve which has as its parts the anterior, right posterior and left posterior cusps, attached to the fibrous ring of aortic valve.[FMA] [ FMA:FMA http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aortic_valve ]

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Term information

database cross reference

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim


Human variation: It is normally tricuspid (with three leaflets), although in 1% of the population it is found to be congenitally bicuspid (two leaflets)

depicted by


external definition

The valve between the left ventricle of the heart and the ascending aorta, consisting of three semilunar cusps. [TFD][VHOG]

has related synonym

valva aortae