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Table 1 Components of LV blood flow

From: Quantification of 4D left ventricular blood flow organization in normal and failing hearts

Component Description
Direct Flow Blood that enters and leaves the LV within the same cardiac cycle
Retained Inflow Blood that enters but does not leave the LV within the same cardiac cycle
Delayed Ejection Flow Blood that leaves but does not enter the LV within the same cardiac cycle
Residual Volume Blood that resides in the LV more than two cardiac cycles