Medical Definition of Coronary tendon

1. One of four fibrous rings that surround atrioventricular and arterial orifices of the heart, providing attachment for the valve leaflets and maintaining patency of the orifice. As part of the fibrous skeleton of the heart, the fibrous rings also provide origin and insertion for the myocardium. Synonym: annulus fibrosus cordis, annulus fibrosus, coronary tendon, fibrous ring, Lower's ring. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coronary Tendon

coronary groove
coronary heart disease
coronary insufficiency
coronary ligament of knee
coronary ligament of liver
coronary nodal rhythm
coronary node
coronary occlusion
coronary ostial stenosis
coronary perfusion pressure
coronary plexus
coronary sinus
coronary sinus rhythm
coronary steal
coronary sulcus
coronary tendon (current term)
coronary thrombosis
coronary valve
coronary vasospasm
coronary vein
coronary vessel anomalies
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