Anatomy of the Heart

August 31, 2016

The heart is a muscular organ that is around the size of a closed fist that pumps blood throughout the body, functioning as the circulatory pump. It takes the deoxygenated blood through the veins and sends it to the lungs for oxygenation before injecting it into the different arteries, which drove oxygen and nutrients to the body tissues transporting the blood through the body. The heart is positioned in the…

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What is Pericarditis and Heart Disease

Pericardial disease, or pericarditis, is the inflammation of any of layers of the pericardium. The pericardium is a ten tissue sac that surrounds the heart and consist of the following parts. Visceral pericardium – an internal layer that envelopes the entire heart. A middle fluid layer to prevent friction between the visceral pericardium and parietal pericardium. This layer extends s to the beginning of the great vessels begin of the…

March 17, 2016
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