St. Jude Regent Artificial Heart Valve

Description (Brief):

This is a demonstration model of the mechanical Regent mitral bivalve artificial heart valve manufactured by St. Jude Medical of Minneapolis, Minnesota. The 23mm valve has prolytic carbon disks and a flexable sewing ring.

Maker: St. Jude Medical

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Minnesota, St. Paul

Subject: MedicineCardiologyProsthesis


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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: St. Jude Medical

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2005.0275.05Model Number: 23agfn-756Serial Number: 0524dt104Catalog Number: 2005.0275.05Accession Number: 2005.0275

Object Name: cardiologyartificial heart valve

Physical Description: pyrolytic carbon (overall material)polyester (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.27 cm x 3.175 cm


Record Id: nmah_1302898

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