3-Dimensional Echocardiographic Analysis of the Tricuspid Annulus Provides New Insights Into Tricuspid Valve Geometry and Dynamics.

Affiliation

Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

The authors used transthoracic 3-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography (3DE) to characterize tricuspid annulus (TA) geometry and dynamics in healthy volunteers.

Keywords

3D echocardiography,tricuspid annulus,tricuspid dimensions,tricuspid valve,