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Heart Femoral Artery Cardiac Catheterization

which valve do we go across if we go for a cardio catheterisation through rt.femoral art....??

is it not the mitral valve?..i mean we reachy rt.atria via vena cava pierce thru the atrial wall ostia to left atria and go thru to lft ventricle apex via miral valve??

isn't that correct.corect me if i'm wrong!!
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but this is a Left-Heart Catheterization (through R. femoral Artery)
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it could pass no valve,
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