Sinotubular junction

The sinotubular junction is the region of the ascending aorta between the aortic sinuses (of Valsalva) and where the normal tubular configuration of the aorta is attained.

Anatomy: Thoracic

Anatomy: Thoracic

Article information

rID: 2050
System: Vascular
Section: Anatomy
Tag: stub, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Sino-tubular junction

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: diagram - ascending aorta
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