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Descriptor in English: Heart Valves
Descriptor in Spanish: Válvulas Cardíacas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Valvas Cardíacas
Descriptor in French: Valves cardiaques
Entry term(s): Cardiac Valve
Cardiac Valves
Heart Valve
Valve, Cardiac
Valve, Heart
Valves, Cardiac
Valves, Heart
Tree number(s): A07.541.510
Scope note: Flaps of tissue that prevent regurgitation of BLOOD from the HEART VENTRICLES to the HEART ATRIA or from the PULMONARY ARTERIES or AORTA to the ventricles.
Annotation: GEN or unspecified: prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
DeCS UI: 6504
Descriptor UI: D006351
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Heart Valves - Preferred
Concept UI M0009974
Scope note Flaps of tissue that prevent regurgitation of BLOOD from the HEART VENTRICLES to the HEART ATRIA or from the PULMONARY ARTERIES or AORTA to the ventricles.
Preferred term Heart Valves
Entry term(s) Cardiac Valve
Cardiac Valves
Heart Valve
Valve, Cardiac
Valve, Heart
Valves, Cardiac
Valves, Heart



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