Which two arteries have valves?

1 Answer
Jan 25, 2016

Aorta & Pulmonary trunk (artery)


Usually arteries do not have valves. But two arteries originating from right and left ventricles have valves to prevent backflow of blood.

These two valves ( aortic and pulmonary) are usually regarded as heart valves. But anatomically they are inside arteries.

This is the diagram of heart valves. See the position of aortic and pulmonary valves :