Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z

Left-to-right shunt

left-to-right shunt n.


Read Also:

  • Left umbilical vein

    left umbilical vein n. A vein that returns blood from the placenta to the fetus, traversing the umbilical cord to pass into the liver, where it is joined by the portal vein.

  • Left ventricle

    left ventricle n. The chamber on the left side of the heart that receives the arterial blood from the left atrium and contracts to force it into the aorta.

  • Left ventricular ejection time

    left ventricular ejection time n. Abbr. LVET The time measured from onset to notch of the carotid pulse.

  • Left ventricular failure

    left ventricular failure n. Congestive heart failure marked by pulmonary congestion and edema.

Disclaimer: Left-to-right shunt definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.