Aortic vestibule - Vestibulum aortae

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General Anatomy > Cardiovascular system > Heart > Left ventricle > Aortic vestibule

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The portion of the ventricle immediately below the aortic orifice is termed the aortic vestibule, and possesses fibrous instead of muscular walls.


This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from http://www.bartleby.com/107/).

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