Definition of Shunt valve. Meaning of Shunt valve. Synonyms of Shunt valve

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Definition of Shunt valve

Shunt valve
Shunt valve Shunt valve (Mach.) A valve permitting a fluid under pressure an easier avenue of escape than normally; specif., a valve, actuated by the governor, used in one system of marine-engine governing to connect both ends of the low-pressure cylinder as a supplementary control.

Meaning of Shunt valve from wikipedia

- construct them, the types of valve (if any) used, and whether the valve is programmable or not. The location of the shunt is determined by the neurosurgeon...
- The Wade-Dahl-Till (WDT) valve is a cerebral shunt developed in 1962 by hydraulic engineer Stanley Wade, author Roald Dahl, and neurosurgeon Kenneth Till...
- pulmonary-to-systemic. Cerebral shunt: In cases of hydrocephalus and other conditions that cause chronic increased intracranial pressure, a one-way valve is used to drain...
- indicate a shunt problem. This discovery led to the development of the ShuntCheck Micro-Pumper, a handheld device which vibrates the shunt valve, generating...
- right heart pressure, a biological or artificial heart valve or both. The presence of a shunt may also affect left and/or right heart pressure either...
- A right-to-left shunt is a cardiac shunt which allows blood to flow from the right heart to the left heart. This terminology is used both for the abnormal...
- A solenoid valve is an electromechanically operated valve. Solenoid valves differ in the characteristics of the electric current they use, the strength...
- Dahl, it developed an improved shunt valve for children with hydrocephalus, and non-invasive (percutaneous) heart valve replacements. Great Ormond Street...
- A glaucoma valve is a medical shunt used in the treatment of glaucoma to reduce the eye's intraocular pressure (IOP). The device works by byp****ing the...
- A peritoneovenous shunt (also called LeVeen Shunt) is a shunt which drains peritoneal fluid from the peritoneum into veins, usually the internal jugular...