What is another word for cardiac sphincter?

18 synonyms found


[ kˈɑːdɪˌak sfˈɪŋktə], [ kˈɑːdɪˌak sfˈɪŋktə], [ k_ˈɑː_d_ɪ__ˌa_k s_f_ˈɪ_ŋ_k_t_ə]

Synonyms for Cardiac sphincter:

How to use "Cardiac sphincter" in context?

The cardiac sphincter is a valve located in the top of the heart that helps to prevent blood from flowing back into the heart after it has been ejected. This valve is also known as the mitral valve. The cardiac Sphincter helps to maintain blood pressure in the heart by allowing only a small amount of blood to flow back into the heart. When the cardiac Sphincter fails, it can lead to a heart attack.

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