Aortic Valve Structure-Function Correlations: Role of Elastic Fibers No Longer a Stretch of the Imagination

J Heart Valve Dis. 1997 Jan;6(1):1-6.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Aortic Valve / anatomy & histology*
  • Aortic Valve / cytology
  • Aortic Valve / physiology*
  • Elastic Tissue / physiology
  • Elastin / physiology
  • Extracellular Matrix Proteins / physiology
  • Humans
  • Myocardial Contraction / physiology

Substances

  • Extracellular Matrix Proteins
  • Elastin