The anatomy of the heart
This scene presents the location, anatomy and functioning of the central organ of the human circulatory system.
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Systemic circulation carries oxygenated blood from the heart to the body, while pulmonary circulation carries oxygenated blood from the lungs to the heart.
The cause of a heart attack is the blockage of a coronary artery. It is one the most common causes of death.
The heart generates the electrical impulses necessary for its own operation. The graphic representation of the electrical activity of the heart is the...
The heart is the central pump of the cardiovascular system beating several billion times over our lifetime.
The ribs, the sternum and the spinal column form the skeleton of the chest.