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What is the heart valve in back of the heart called?
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Dr. Louis Grenzer
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Mitral valve
The mitral valve is the most posterior and also the most leftward of the four heart valves.
http://www.vhlab.umn.edu/atlas/anatutorial/anatutorial5.shtml.

In brief: Mitral valve
The mitral valve is the most posterior and also the most leftward of the four heart valves.
http://www.vhlab.umn.edu/atlas/anatutorial/anatutorial5.shtml.
Dr. Louis Grenzer
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Dr. Ibrahim Moussa
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Left side of heart
The heart is a pump made up of four chamber, the mitral valve is made up of two cusps and is located between the top left chamber (left atrium) and bottom left chamber (left ventricle).
It is the heart valve closest to the spine.

In brief: Left side of heart
The heart is a pump made up of four chamber, the mitral valve is made up of two cusps and is located between the top left chamber (left atrium) and bottom left chamber (left ventricle).
It is the heart valve closest to the spine.
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