Reviewed by Suzanne
Steinbaum, DO on
February 04, 2020
IMAGE PROVIDED BY:
American Heart Association: "About Arrhythmia," "Devices that May Interfere with Pacemakers," "Enlarged Heart," "Is Broken Heart Syndrome Real?"
Cleveland Clinic: "Heart Facts."
Cooper, D. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings, January 2012.
Ghai, C. A Textbook of Practical Physiology , 2012.
Heart , Annual Data Report 2012
Human Physiology: "The Circulatory System."
Jager, E. The Book of the Heart , 2000.
Kantrowitz, A. ASAIO Journal , 1998.
Levy, M. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings , January 2000.
National Institutes of Health: "Heart Cells Grow Throughout Life Span."
Texas Heart Institute: "Anatomy of the Heart."
The George Washington University Heart & Vascular Institute: "Heart Facts."
Transportation Security Administration: "Internal Medical Devices."
This tool does not provide medical advice.
See additional information.
THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for general informational purposes only and does not address individual circumstances. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment and should not be relied on to make decisions about your health. Never ignore professional medical advice in seeking treatment because of something you have read on the WebMD Site. If you think you may have a medical emergency, immediately call your doctor or dial 911.
© 2020 WebMD, LLC. All rights reserved.