Definitions for "AORTIC VALVE"
The semilunar valve on the left side of the heart; also called the aortic semilunar outflow valve.
The valve in the heart between the left ventricle and the aorta. It has three flaps or cusps.
The valve at the junction of the aorta and the left ventricle of the heart. Formed by three opposing cup-shaped membranes, allows the blood to flow from the heart into the aorta and prevents a back flow.