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Parts of the heart and function

Part function
Superior Vena Cava Sends deoxygenated blood to the right atrium.
Pulmonary veins Sends oxygenated blood to the left atrium.
Right Atrium Receives deoxygenated blood.
Tricuspid Valve To make sure blood flows strait from the right atrium to the right ventricle.
Inferior Vena Cava Sends deoxygenated blood from the lower half of the body to the right atrium.
Aorta Sends blood away from your heart and throughout the rest of he body.
Pulmonary artery sends deoxygenated blood to the lungs from the right ventricle.
Pulmonary vein Sends oxygenated blood from the lungs back to the left atrium.
Left Atrium Receives oxygenated blood.
Pulmonary valve Separates the right ventricle from pulmonary artery.
Mitral valve Regulates blood flow from left atrium into the left ventricle.
Left ventricle Pumps oxygenated blood. It is the main pumper of the heart.
Right ventricle Pumps deoxygenated blood.
Cardiac muscle Keeps the heart pumping and sending blood all around the body.
Created by: elaihopk3644



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