atrium cordis

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Related to atrium of heart: left atrium, right atrium of heart
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Noun1.atrium cordis - the upper chamber of each half of the heartatrium cordis - the upper chamber of each half of the heart
atrial auricle, auricle, auricula atrii - a small conical pouch projecting from the upper anterior part of each atrium of the heart
auricular appendage, auricular appendix, auricula - a pouch projecting from the top front of each atrium of the heart
atrium - any chamber that is connected to other chambers or passageways (especially one of the two upper chambers of the heart)
atrium dextrum, right atrium, right atrium of the heart - the right upper chamber of the heart that receives blood from the venae cavae and coronary sinus
atrium sinistrum, left atrium, left atrium of the heart - the left upper chamber of the heart that receives blood from the pulmonary veins
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On CT images of our patient, uterus was significantly enlarged and replaced by multiple contour deforming fibroids, which were involving the right adnexa, invading the right ovarian vessels, and extending into the right ovarian vein, inferior vena cava (IVC) and right atrium of heart.