The pulmonary artery carries deoxygenated blood from the heart to the lungs.
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Noun, 1. pulmonary trunk - the artery that carries venous blood from the right
ventricle of the heart and divides into the right and left pulmonary arteries.
The pulmonary trunk is one of the largest blood vessels in the human body. It
plays a vital role in pulmonary circulation by conducting deoxygenated blood
Jul 21, 2015 ... Location: anterior and medial of the right atrium, overlaps root of aorta. Function:
pumps blood from the right ventricle during artial ...
The pulmonary trunk is one of the great vessels – a term which refers to the major
arteries and veins which bring blood to and from the heart. These include:.
Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary trunk. Its clinical
spectrum, pathology, and pathophysiology, based on a review of 140 cases with
Pulmonary Trunk. The main pulmonary artery (pulmonary trunk) is normally
present just below the aortic arch. Because it is within the pericardium, its
shadow is ...
When this right ventricle contracts, it forces the pulmonary semilunar valve to
open, allowing a rush of blood into the pulmonary trunk, which is the large artery
The pulmonary trunk extends from the conus arteriosus of the right ventricle to the
concavity of the arch of the aorta, to the left of the ascending aorta, where it ...
The Thickness of the Media ofthe Pulmonary Trunk and Ascending. Aorta in High
Altitude Natives. By MARuO SALDA&A, M.D., AND JAVIER ARIAS-STELLA, ...