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Vena Cava Two large blood vessels that drain oxygen poor blood from the veins into the right side of the heart.
Pulmonary Artery Carry blood to the lungs from the heart.
Pulmonary Veins Carry blood from the lungs to the heart.
Atria Superior heart chambers that receive blood from the veins.
Ventricles Inferior heart chambers that discharge blood to the arteries.
Aorta The major systemic artery that arises from the left ventricle of the heart.
Apex The inferior point of the heart that is in the direction of the left hip and rests on the diaphragm.
Tricuspid Valve The right atrioventricular valve that allows blood to flow from the right atrium to the right ventricle.
Bicuspid (Mitral) Valve The left atrioventricular valve that allows blood to flow from the left atrium to the left ventricle.
Epicardium A serous membrane that tightly hugs the external surface of the heart and is actually part of the heart wall.
Pulmonary Valve The semilunar valve that allows blood to flow from the right ventricle to the pulmonary arteries.
Aortic Valve The semilunar valve that allows blood to flow from the left ventricle to the aorta.
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