- The heart weighed 280g.
- The pericardium was normal. The myocardium showed no evidence of hypertrophy, fibrosis or infarction.
- Tricuspid, pulmonary, mitral and aortic valves appeared normal (see image - right).
- Coronary arteries showed a mild degree of atheroma with no evidence of fibrosis.
- The aorta and its main branches showed a mild degree of atheroma but nothing serious.