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Abbreviations used to label figures

Atlas of Real-time Three-dimensional Echocardiography


A1  Lateral scallop of anterior mitral leaflet      NCC  Non coronary cusp
A2 Central scallop of anterior mitral leaflet   P1  Lateral scallop of posterior mitral leaflet
A3 Medial scallop of anterior mitral leaflet   P2  Median scallop of posterior mitral leaflet
Ac  Anterior cusp    P3  Medial scallop of posterior mitral leaflet
AML  Anterior mitral leaflet   PA  Pulmonary artery 
AO  Aortic valve    Pc  Posterior cusp 
ATL  Anterior tricuspid leaflet   PM Papillary muscle 
Cath  Catheter    PML  Posterior mitral leaflet 
Ch  Chordae    PTL Posterior tricuspid leaflet
IVC  Inferior vena cava    PV   Pulmonary valve
LA  Left atrium    RA  Right atrium
LC  Lateral commissure    RCa  Right coronary artery 
LCC  Left coronary cusp     RCC  Right coronary cusp
LMCA  Left main coronary artery    RPA  Right pulmonary artery 
LPA  Left pulmonary artery    RV  Right ventricule 
LV Left ventricle    RVOT  Right ventricular outflow tract 
LVOT  Left ventricular outflow tract    STL  Septal tricuspid leaflet 
MA  Mitral annulus    TV Tricuspid valve 
MC  Medial commissure    Veg  Vegetation
MV Mitral valve