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Input interpretation:

heart


Latin name:

cor


Functional description:

carries blood to and from gas exchange surfaces of lungs, transports blood to and from rest of body, and secretes hormones to lower blood pressure


Hierarchy relationships:

systemic groups | cardiovascular system\nanatomical groups | thoracic viscus\nstructural groups | cardiovascular system  |  mediastinum  |  intrathoracic part of chest  |  chest  |  content of middle mediastinum  |  content of mediastinum   (total: 6)\nanatomical spaces | thoracic cavity  |  middle mediastinal space\nregional parts | right atrium  |  left atrium  |  right ventricle  |  left ventricle

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