Definition of Ostium. Meaning of Ostium. Synonyms of Ostium

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Definition of Ostium

Ostium
Ostium Os"ti*um, n.; pl. Ostia. [L.] (Anat.) An opening; a passage.

Meaning of Ostium from wikipedia

- An ostium (plural ostia) in anatomy is a small opening or ****. Ostium or ostia may refer to: Ostium of fallopian tube Ostium of the uterus (disambiguation)...
- Ovaries Fallopian tubes Isthmus Ampulla Infundibulum Fimbria Ostium Ligaments Ovarian ligament Suspensory ligament Wolffian vestiges Gartner's duct E****horon...
- Fallopian tube at the proximal tubal opening (also called the proximal ostium or os), after the uterotubal junction, and accessible via hysteroscopy....
- (/fəˈreɪmən oʊˈvæli, -mɛn-, -ˈvɑː-, -ˈveɪ-/), also foramen Botalli, or the ostium secundum of Born, allows blood to enter the left atrium from the right atrium...
- primum. About 10 to 20% of individuals with ostium secundum ASDs also have mitral valve prolapse. An ostium secundum ASD accompanied by an acquired mitral...
- The ureters are tubes made of smooth muscle that propel urine from the kidneys to the urinary bladder. In the human adult, the ureters are usually 25–30 cm...
- The ostium primum atrial septal defect is a defect in the atrial septum at the level of the tricuspid and mitral valves. This is sometimes known as an...
- A pulmonary artery is an artery in the pulmonary circulation that carries deoxygenated blood from the right side of the heart to the lungs. The largest...
- Sponges, the members of the phylum Porifera (/pəˈrɪfərə/; meaning "pore bearer"), are a basal Metazoa (animal) clade as a sister of the Diploblasts. They...
- ethmoidal sinuses in the ethmoid bone. A narrow opening called a sinus ostium from each of the paranasal sinuses allows drainage into the nasal cavity...
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