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Thebesian valve

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Valve of the coronary sinus. A particular fold of the endocardium at the opening of the coronary sinus into the right atrium.

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  • A. C. Thebesius:
    Disputatio medica inauguralis de circulo sanguinis in corde.
    Doctoral dissertation, Leiden, 1708.

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