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Flashcards in Intro to cardio anatomy Deck (6):
1

What are the two circulations of the heart?

1) Systemic - whole body
2) Pulmonary - lungs

2

What blood does the pulmonary artery carry?

Deoxygenated blood

3

What blood does the pulmonary vein carry?

Oxygenated blood

4

Which valve guards the right atrium and right ventricle?

Tricuspid valve

5

Which valve guards the left atrium and left ventricle?

Mitral valve (bicuspid)

6

What does the pulmonary valve do?

Guards right ventricle & pulmonary artery