How to use Foramen-ovale in a sentence
The base of the cranium is long and narrow; the alisphenoid is very obliquely perforated by the foramen rotundum, but the foramen ovale is confluent with the large foramen lacerum medium behind.
The frequency of an opening between the right and left auricles at the seat of the fetal foramen ovale.
The prevalence of patent foramen ovale in patients with migraine.
Prevalence and size of directly detected patent foramen ovale in migraine with aura.
Patent foramen ovale (PFO)-A congenital heart defect characterized by an open flap that remains between the two upper chambers of the heart (the left and right atria).Advertisement
However, within a few days after birth, the foramen ovale normally closes, and no oxygenated blood is available for the body.
Foramen ovale-The foramen ovale is a fetal cardiac structure that allows the blood in both upper chambers (atria) of the heart to mix.