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The right atrioventricular valve (or right AV valve), also called the tricuspid valve, (for its three leafletlobes) controls the flow of blood between the right atrium and right ventricle. (The opening itself is the "right atrioventricular canal.") It prevents dexoygenated blood from regurgitating back into the right atrium. The vale is called "tricuspid" because of its three leaflets; it must be noted however, that the tricuspid valve can contain between two and four leaflets.

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Answered 2015-03-06 11:15:46

The right atrioventricular valve is known as the tricuspid valve. On the left, the AV valve is called the mitral or bicuspid valve.

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1)Tricuspid valve separates the right atrium from the right ventricle 2) Pulmonary (semilunar) valve separates the right ventricle from the pulmonary trunk leading to the pulmonary arteries 3) Bicuspid (Mitral) valve separates the left atrium from the left ventricle 4) Aortic valve separates the left ventricle from the aorta


The LEFT ventricle and pulmonary artery are not connected by a valve. The RIGHT ventricle is connected by the pulmonic valve. The mitral valve separates the left atrium from the left ventricle and the tricuspid valve seperates the right atrium from the right ventricle.


The mitral valve separates the left atrium from the left ventricle. The tricuspid valve has the analogous function on the right side of the heart.


There isn't a valve between the right atrium and left ventricle. The valve between the right atrium and right ventricle is the tricuspid valve; the valve between the left atrium and left ventricle is the mitral valve. If your right atrium is connected to your left ventricle, you have a condition known as AVSD (atrioventricular septal defect).


The AV valve. There is one for the right and left sides of the heart.


No. This valve is located between the left atrium and left ventricle.


The tricuspid valve prevents the backflow of blood to the right atrium..The tricuspid valve separates the right atrium from the right ventricle. It opens to allow the de-oxygenated blood collected in the right atrium to flow into the right ventricle. It closes as the right ventricle contracts, preventing blood from returning to the right atrium; thereby, forcing it to exit through the pulmonary valve into the pulmonary artery.


If you are referring to the valve that separates the left atrium from the left ventricle, it is called the mitral valve.


The valves of the heart are the tricuspid valve, pulmonary valve, mitral valve, and the aortic valve. Its functions: Tricuspid Valve: This valve separates the right atrium from the left ventricle and regulates the blood flow between them. It allow blood to flow from the right atrium into the right ventricle, and prevent back flow of the same. Pulmonary Valve: This valve separates the right ventricle from the left pulmonary artery. These valves prevent the control of flow of the blood from the right ventricle into the left pulmonary artery. Mitral Valve: This valve (also known as the bicuspid valve) prevents the backflow of blood from the left ventricle into the left atrium. Aortic Valve: It controls the blood flow from the ventricle into the rest of the body.


for the right atrium and right ventricle, the tricuspid valve separates the two. For the left, the mitral valve separates the two.


Left Atrium and Left Ventricle. Its right heart sided counterpart is the tricuspid valve.



blood does not flow from the right atrium to the left ventricle and therefore there is no valve that connects them


The tricuspid valve is located between the right atrium and right ventricle, and it's there because it prevents blood from flowing backward from the right ventricle to the right atrium. The tricuspid valve is located between the right atrium and right ventricle, and it's there because it prevents blood from flowing backward from the right ventricle to the right atrium.


Blood enters the left atrium through the pulmonary veins, and is pumped into the left ventricle through the mitral valve.


The valve between your RIGHT atrium and ventricle is called the TRICUSPID VALVUE and the valve between your LEFT atrium and ventricle is called the MITRAL or BICUSPID VALVUE.


The right side of the heart (right ventricle [lower] and atrium [upper]) are separated from the left side of the heart (left ventricle [lower] and atrium [upper] by the interventricular septum.The mitral valve and the tricuspid valve.


There are no valves between the atria; only the interatrial septum separates the upper chambers from each other. They are not connected in any way. However there are several different valves in the heart:-Tricuspid valve which separates the right atrium from the right ventricle-Pulmonary valve which separates the right ventricle from the pulmonary arteryand prevents back flow of deoxygenated blood-Mitral or the Bicuspid Valve which separates left atrium from the left ventricle-Aortic Valve separates the aorta from the left ventricle, and also prevents backflow.


right atrium - right ventricle = TRICUSPID VALVE; right ventricle - lungs = PULMONARY SEMILUNAR VALVE; lungs - left atrium = not really a valve, more a perforation in the left pericardium; left atrium - left ventricle = MITRAL VALVE; left ventricle - aorta = AORTIC SEMILUNAR VALVE.


They are separated by the bicuspid valve (also known as the mitral valve).


Mitral Valve lies between left atrium and the left ventricle.Tricuspid valve lies between right atrium and right ventricle.


It separates the left atrium and left ventricle. Oxygenated blood is pumped into the left atrium after having visited the lungs through the pulmonary veins. Then the atrium contracts and moves blood through the bicuspid valve and into the left ventricle. The bicuspid valve is important because it allows the blood to only flow into the ventricle and not return back to the atrium. Another name for it is the mitral valve.


Yes. The tricuspid valve (or the right atrioventricular valve) is located on the right side of the heart between the right atrium and ventricle.


* The tricuspid valve is between the right atrium and right ventricle. * The pulmonary or pulmonic valve is between the right ventricle and the pulmonary artery. * The mitral valve is between the left atrium and left ventricle. * The aortic valve is between the left ventricle and the aorta.


Tricuspid valve is between the right atrium and right ventricle



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