Omniscience Mitral Heart Valve

Description (Brief)
This is an Omniscience single disk mitral artificial heart valve. It is 31.0mm and has a titanium cage, and a Pyrolyte disk.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cardiology
artificial heart valve
maker
Omniscience
Measurements
overall: 2 1/2 in; 6.35 cm
overall: 5.1 cm x 6.3 cm; 2 in x 2 1/2 in
place made
United States: Minnesota
ID Number
1981.0731.04
accession number
1981.0731
catalog number
1981.0731.04
model number
501
serial number
13309
subject
Medicine
Cardiology
Prosthesis
Artificial Organs
Artificial Heart Valves
Health & Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Artificial Heart Valves
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Dr. Patrick K. C. Chun
cited
Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Southern Thoracic Surgical Association. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Vol. 69

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