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Medical Term:

Valsalva

Pronunciation: vahl-sahl'va

Definition: Antonio M., Italian anatomist, 1666–1723.

See: aneurysm of sinus of Valsalva, Valsalva antrum, Valsalva ligaments, under ligament, Valsalva maneuver, Valsalva muscle, Valsalva sinus, teniae of Valsalva, under tenia, Valsalva test

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