Cardiac chamber through which blood leaves the heart. [ ]

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Term information

database cross reference
  • EHDAA2:0004164
  • NCIT:C12730
  • MA:0000091
  • galen:Ventricle
  • CALOHA:TS-0444
  • EMAPA:17331
  • EFO:0000317
  • EV:0100020
  • GAID:568
  • EHDAA:1912
  • TAO:0000009
  • OpenCyc:Mx4rvVjj1pwpEbGdrcN5Y29ycA
  • MESH:D006352
  • ZFA:0000009
  • AAO:0010249
  • MAT:0000497
  • FMA:7100
  • UMLS:C0018827 (ncithesaurus:Cardiac_Ventricle)
  • Wikipedia:Ventricle_(heart)
  • XAO:0003193
  • VHOG:0000435
  • BTO:0000862
  • SCTID:277699000

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Cardiac chamber through which blood leaves the heart.

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]

has broad synonym


has exact synonym

ventricle of heart

heart ventricle

lower chamber of heart

homology notes

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