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What view is this

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Anterior Left

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Flow of  blood in the heart (valves (# of leaflets and alternate names) and chambers)

SVC +IVC +coronary sinus --> RA--> tricuspid (3) valve --> RV-->pulmonary valved (3 semilunar flaps)-->pulmonary veins-->LA--> mitral (bicuspid) valve (2)--> aortic valve (3 semilunar flaps)

3

What view is this?

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Posterior right

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What is the conus arteriosis (AKA infundibulum of the heart)?

Cone shaped pulmonary outflow tract

6

What view is this?

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Anterio right

7

What part of the heart sits on the diaphragm?

Mostly the right ventricle

8

Where is the apex beat normally felt on the chest?

5th interspace in the midclavicular line

9

What view is this?

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Posterior left

10

What part of the heart abuts the esophagus?

The left ventricle

11

Describe coronary circulation?

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