Definition of Atrium dextrum

1. Noun. The right upper chamber of the heart that receives blood from the venae cavae and coronary sinus.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Atrium Dextrum

atrioventricular junctional tachycardia
atrioventricular nodal branch
atrioventricular nodal extrasystole
atrioventricular nodal rhythm
atrioventricular node
atrioventricular septum
atrioventricular sulcus
atrioventricular trunk
atrioventricular valve
atrioventricular valves
atrip
atriplicism
atrist
atrium cordis
atrium dextrum (current term)
atrium dextrum cordis
atrium glottidis
atrium meatus medii
atrium of heart
atrium of the heart
atrium pulmonale
atrium sinistrum
atrium sinistrum cordis
atriums
atrocha
atrochae
atrocious
atrociously
atrociousness

Literary usage of Atrium dextrum

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1. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1913)
"Right Atrium (atrium dextrum; right auricle).—The right atrium is larger than the left, but its walls are somewhat thinner, measuring about 2 mm.; ..."

2. Cunningham's Manual of Practical Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham (1914)
"atrium dextrum (OT Right Auricle).—Open the right atrium by means of the following incision. Enter the knife at the apex of the auricle (OT auricular ..."

3. Anatomy of the Human Body by Henry Gray, Warren Harmon Lewis (1918)
"Right Atrium (atrium dextrum; right auricle).—The right atrium is larger than the left, but its walls are somewhat thinner, measuring about 2 mm.; ..."

4. Anatomy of the Cat by Jacob Ellsworth Reighard, Herbert Spencer Jennings (1901)
"Coming from beneath the auricles are seen the pulmonary artery (_/') and the aorta (/). The chambers of the heart. i. The right auricle (atrium dextrum) ..."

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