Foramen Ovale

Foramen ovale

Engelsk definition

An opening in the wall between the right and the left upper chambers (HEART ATRIA) of a fetal heart. Oval foramen normally closes soon after birth; when it fails to close the condition is called PATENT OVAL FORAMEN.

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Engelska synonymer

Oval Foramen Foramen, Oval