Keissa D.

asked • 02/15/17

This question is pertaining to Anatomy and Physiology

1) One potential cause of valve dysfunction is rupture of the chordae tendineae. Why would this lead to valve dysfunction? Would this affect the atrioventricular valves, the semilunar valves, or both? Explain.

1 Expert Answer


Lucinda L. answered • 02/22/17

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RN; former biology, human anatomy, and critical care instructor

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