Sinotubular junction

Last revised by Assoc Prof Craig Hacking on 22 Apr 2021

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.

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: diagram - ascending aorta
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