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Is the mitral valve normally closed?

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Dr. Andrew Chung
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Yes, during systole

And, no, during diastole.

In brief: Yes, during systole

And, no, during diastole.
Dr. Andrew Chung
Dr. Andrew Chung
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Dr. Sandeep Chandra
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Mitral Valve

Its supposed to open at the right time to allow blood to flow to the appropriate chamber and then it should close.

In brief: Mitral Valve

Its supposed to open at the right time to allow blood to flow to the appropriate chamber and then it should close.
Dr. Sandeep Chandra
Dr. Sandeep Chandra
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