Chordae tendineae
Thread-like bands of fibrous tissue which attach on one end to the edges of the tricuspid and mitral valves of the heart and on the other end to the papillary muscles, small muscles within the heart that serve to anchor the valves.

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  • chordae tendineae cordis — [TA] the tendinous cords that connect each cusp of the two atrioventricular valves to appropriate papillary muscles in the heart ventricles. The cords are of varying lengths and thicknesses and are frequently branched. Chordae tendineae in a… …   Medical dictionary

  • Sehnenfaden — Chordae tendineae (hell) verbinden den Papillarmuskel (unten) mit den Segelklappen Die Chordae tendineae (lat., „Sehnenfäden“) sind bindegewebige Stränge, die die Segelklappen (Mitralklappe und Trikuspidalklappe) des Herzens mit den… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • chorda — A tendinous or a cord like structure. SEE ALSO: cord. [L., cord] c. arteriae umbilicalis [TA] SYN: cord of umbilical artery. c. chirurgicalis surgical catgut. [L.] c. dorsalis SYN: notochord (2). false chordae tendineae …   Medical dictionary

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