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What is the quantity of blood in a heart valve?

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Dr. Ibrahim Moussa
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: No blood

A heart valve itself not not contain blood, it is made out of fibrous tissue.
The valve opens and closes to let the blood move from one compartment of the heart into another in a one way direction.

In brief: No blood

A heart valve itself not not contain blood, it is made out of fibrous tissue.
The valve opens and closes to let the blood move from one compartment of the heart into another in a one way direction.
Dr. Ibrahim Moussa
Dr. Ibrahim Moussa
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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: None

Heart valves are not holding structures or chambers, they do not hold blood, they allow passage of blood in one direction, like a check valve.

In brief: None

Heart valves are not holding structures or chambers, they do not hold blood, they allow passage of blood in one direction, like a check valve.
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
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