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Archiving Working Group

International Society for Nomenclature of

Paediatric and Congenital Heart Disease




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IPCCC: 01.01.00, 02.01.00




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Derived Terms:  


Normal heart (01.01.00)
  Normal position-orientation of heart (02.01.00)


Normal heart (01.01.00)


Modality: Anatomic specimen

Orientation: Four chamber view

Description: The heart is sectioned to simulate a four chamber echocardiographic view, with the section cut towards the posterior inlet portion of the ventricles. The tricuspid valve separates the membranous septum into atrioventricular (yellow arrow) and interventricular (red arrow) portions. Note the extensive area of fibrous continuity between the aortic and mitral valves (black dots).  Please click on A010100-138a  to view the companion image for this heart.

Contributor: Diane E. Spicer, BS
Institution: The Congenital Heart Institute of Florida (CHIF)

Image Label:  A010100-137a

Source of Image: Idriss Archive, Lurie Children’s Hospital, Chicago, IL

Image Certification: pending

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