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glossary:left_ventricle [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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|+||(1) The left lower chamber of the [[heart]] that receives [[blood]] from the left [[atrium]] and pumps it out under high pressure through the [[aorta]] to the body.|
|+||Common Misspellings: left ventrical|
|+||(2) The left ventricle is one of four chambers (two atria and two ventricles) in the human heart. It receives oxygenated [[blood]] from the left atrium via the [[mitral valve]], and pumps it into the aorta via the [[aortic valve]].|
|+||[[http://www.lymphedemapeople.com/thesite/lymphedema_and_congestive_heart_failure.htm|Congestive Heart Failure]]|