Smeloff Prosthetic Heart Valve

Description (Brief)
This is a 33mm cage and ball prosthetic heart valve manufactured by Sutter Biomedical Inc. of San Diego, California.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1980
place made
United States: California, San Diego
Physical Description
titanium (overall material)
pyrolyte (overall material)
silicone (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 7.9375 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
1981.0731.06
accession number
1981.0731
catalog number
1981.0731.06
Credit Line
Dr. Patrick K. C. Chun
subject
Cardiology
Prosthesis
Artificial Organs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Artificial Heart Valves
Health & Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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