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Text-Fig. 3. Schematic drawing to show the interrelations of septum primum and septum secundum during the latter part of fetal life

Note especially the way in which the lower part of septmn primum is situated so it acts as a one-way valve at the oval foramen in septmn sectmdum. (From Embryology, Patten, B. M., courtesy P. Blal:iston’s Son & Co.)


Patten BM. Developmental defects at the foramen ovale. (1938) Am J Pathol. 14(2):135-162. PMID 19970381

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