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Medical Term:

nodules of semilunar cusps


Definition: a nodule at the center of the free border of each semilunar valve at the beginning of the pulmonary artery and aorta.

Synonym(s): noduli valvularum semilunariumTA, Arantius nodule, Bianchi nodule, corpus arantii, Morgagni nodule, nodule of semilunar valve

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