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Structure of valve of inferior vena cava

Known as: Eustachian valve, Eustachean valve, Valve of inferior vena cava 
An embryological structure found at the junction of the inferior vena cava and the right atrium, which, during gestation, functions to direct the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2018
Highly Cited
2018
Metabolic and inflammatory disturbances may play a role in the development and progression of chronic heart failure (HF), but the… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
The presence of a patent foramen ovale has been found to be associated with an increased risk of ischemic stroke of otherwise… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The eustachian valve (EV) (valvula venae cavae inferioris) is a remnant of the embryonic right valve of the sinus… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVES The purpose of the study was to assess the mechanism responsible for increased stroke risk in patients with atrial… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Only a few cases of eustachian valve endocarditis have been reported. Whether the eustachian valve is an uncommon site… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
INTRODUCTION The "flutter isthmus," the part of the lower right atrium between the eustachian valve and the tricuspid annulus… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Typical atrial flutter (AFL) results from right atrial reentry by propagation through an isthmus between the inferior… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
1979
1979
An unusual case of cor triatriatum dexter is presented. Abnormal embryologic development of the eustachian valve caused nearly… Expand
Review
1957
Review
1957
Franklin (1948) has comprehensively surveyed the literature concerning the mode of development and possible functions of the… Expand