Carpentier-Edwards Artificial Mitral Heart Valve, Model # 6900PTFX

Description (Brief)
This 27mm Carpentier Edwards mitral artificial heart valve is a tri-leaflet stented design made with bovine pericardium. The valve has been sterilized and is housed in a sealed plastic jar.
Currently not on view
Object Name
valve, heart, mitral
artificial mitral heart valve
date made
ca 2004
Edwards Lifesciences LLC
Physical Description
bovine paricardium (overall material)
overall: 5.6 cm x 7 cm x 7 cm; 2 3/16 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 5.715 cm x 6.985 cm x 6.985 cm
place made
United States: California, Irvine
ID Number
serial number
catalog number
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Artificial Heart Valves
Health & Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Edwards Lifesciences LLC

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