auricles (of atria)
Definition: a small conic (“ear-shaped”) pouch projecting from the upper anterior portion of each atrium of the heart, slightly increasing the atrial volume.
See: left auricle, right auricle
Synonym(s): auricula2TA, auriculae atriiTA, atrial appendage, atrial auricle, atrial auricula, auricular appendix
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