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Starr-Edwards Mitral Heart Valve Prosthesis

Starr-Edwards Mitral Heart Valve Prosthesis

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Currently not on view
Object Name
cardiology
artificial heart valve
date made
1970
1983
maker
American Edwards Laboratories
Physical Description
silicon rubber, barium sulfate (valve material)
stellite (valve material)
cloth (valve material)
plastic (container material)
Measurements
container: 4.5 cm x 5 cm; 1 25/32 in x 1 31/32 in
ID Number
2015.0031.16
catalog number
2015.0031.16
accession number
2015.0031
model number
6120
serial number
AI 8064
Credit Line
Gift of Manuel Villafaña
subject
Cardiology
Prosthesis
Artificial Organs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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