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What are heart valve tendons called?
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Dr. Louis Grenzer
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Chordae tendineae
They attach to the inside of the heart and to the valve so that the valve does not close too far and leak.

In brief: Chordae tendineae
They attach to the inside of the heart and to the valve so that the valve does not close too far and leak.
Dr. Louis Grenzer
Dr. Louis Grenzer
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Dr. Rodney Del Valle
Anesthesiology
In brief: Tendons
Chordae tendineae attach to papillary muscle.

In brief: Tendons
Chordae tendineae attach to papillary muscle.
Dr. Rodney Del Valle
Dr. Rodney Del Valle
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