Sinotubular junction

The sinotubular junction is the region of the ascending aorta between the aortic sinuses (of Valsalva) and where the normal tubular configuration of the aorta is attained. It marks the junction of the aortic root and ascending aorta.

Anatomy: Thoracic

Anatomy: Thoracic

Article information

rID: 2050
System: Vascular
Section: Anatomy
Tag: refs, stub, stub, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Sino-tubular junction

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: diagram - ascending aorta
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