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Where is the aortic valve located?

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Dr. Bart Denys
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Aortic Valve

The aortic valve is an integral part of the heart and is located between the left ventricle and the aorta.
It opens when the left ventricle contracts (systole) and allows blood to be pumped into the aorta. It closes when the left ventricle fills (diastole).

In brief: Aortic Valve

The aortic valve is an integral part of the heart and is located between the left ventricle and the aorta.
It opens when the left ventricle contracts (systole) and allows blood to be pumped into the aorta. It closes when the left ventricle fills (diastole).
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Dr. Nassir Azimi
Interventional Cardiology

In brief: Between

The left ventricle and the aorta within the heart.

In brief: Between

The left ventricle and the aorta within the heart.
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