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tri·cus·pid

 (trī-kŭs′pĭd)
n.
An organ or part, especially a tooth, having three cusps.
adj. also tri·cus·pi·dal (-pĭ-dəl) or tri·cus·pi·date (-pĭ-dāt′)
1. Having three cusps, especially a molar tooth.
2. Of or relating to the tricuspid valve.

[From Latin tricuspis, tricuspid-, having three points : tri-, tri- + cuspis, point.]

tricuspid

(traɪˈkʌspɪd) anatomy
adj
(Anatomy)
a. having three points, cusps, or segments: a tricuspid tooth; a tricuspid valve.
b. of or relating to such a tooth or valve
n
(Dentistry) a tooth having three cusps

tri•cus•pid

(traɪˈkʌs pɪd)

adj.
1. Also, tri•cus′pi•dal. having three cusps or points, as a tooth. Compare bicuspid.
2. of, pertaining to, or affecting the tricuspid valve.
n.
3. a tricuspid part, as a tooth.
[1660–70; < Latin tricuspid-, s. of tricuspis having three points]

tri·cus·pid

(trī-kŭs′pĭd)
A tooth having three points or cusps, especially a molar.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tricuspid - having three cusps or points (especially a molar tooth)tricuspid - having three cusps or points (especially a molar tooth); "tricuspid molar"; "tricuspid valve"
angulate, angular - having angles or an angular shape
Translations

tricuspid

adjtrikuspidal (spec)

tri·cus·pid

, tricuspidal
a. tricúspide.
1. que posee tres puntas o cúspides;
2. rel. a la válvula tricúspide del corazón;
___ atresiaatresia ___;
___ murmursoplo ___.

tricuspid

adj tricúspide
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To determine the attribution of tricuspid valve regurgitation belonging to Group A or Group B, the study followed the practical experience about tricuspid insufficiency: although tricuspid insufficiency might be a sign of increased preload, afterload, or cardiac dysfunction, in most cases, mild-moderate tricuspid insufficiency is an isolated transient finding with little temporal and spatial expansion, and it might be physiological.
Our patient had accompanying right atrial enlargement, tricuspid insufficiency, and chorioangioma.
Tricuspid insufficiency with rupture of the chordae tendineae caused by closed thoracic trauma: evaluation by transesophageal echocardiography.
The assessment of pulmonary arterial pressure was made by measurement of maximum tricuspid insufficiency (TI), end-diastolic pulmonary insufficiency (PI), the ratio of acceleration time (AT) to ejection time (ET) (AT/ET), right atrial pressure (RAP) and contraction of vena cava inferior during inspiration [10].
1) It is due to an incomplete delamination of the embryonic tricuspid valve, resulting in an atypically displaced valve tissue leading to congenital tricuspid insufficiency.