Aortomitral continuity

Andrew Murphy and Dr Francis Deng et al.

The aortomitral continuity (also known as the aortomitral curtain, aorticomitral junction, intervalvular fibrous body) is a fibrous sheet located between the noncoronary and left coronary leaflets of the aortic valve and anterior leaflet of the mitral valve. It is attached by the left and right fibrous trigones to the left ventricular myocardium.

Related pathology

Anatomy: Thoracic

Anatomy: Thoracic

Article information

rID: 71051
System: Cardiac
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Aortic-mitral intervalvulvar fibrosa
  • Aorticomitral junction
  • Intervalvular fibrous body
  • Mitroaortic curtain
  • Aortomitral curtain

ADVERTISEMENT: Supporters see fewer/no ads

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.