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where is the chordae tendinae located?

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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
22 years experience Cardiology
Inside the ventricle: Chordae attach the valve to its papillary muscles. They are located on the ventricular side of the valve.
Answered on Jul 5, 2020
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Dr. Mathew Chengot
42 years experience Cardiology
Heart: This id the structure that holds the heart valves in place - on thae right side is called tricuspid valve and left side mitral valve these valves are attached ti inside the heart chamber to the walls via papillary muscle .This chordate structure holds the valve in place like a bicycle spoke wheel attachment from the center of the wheel to the tires-rim assembly.
Answered on Sep 9, 2013

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