Division in hearts

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Division in hearts

Post by Evie » Wed Nov 23, 2005 6:00 pm

What is the middle layer of the wall of the heart called?
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Post by mith » Wed Nov 23, 2005 6:34 pm

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Post by MrMistery » Wed Nov 23, 2005 6:54 pm

septum?
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Post by nabizko » Thu Nov 24, 2005 9:30 am

The heart walls consists of three layers epicardium, myocardium and endocardium. Myocardium is the middle layer made up of cardiac muscle and is responsible for contractions.
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Post by Navin » Thu Nov 24, 2005 9:43 am

The actual name is medium septum. (sorry made a mistake. look down)
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Post by Poison » Thu Nov 24, 2005 4:26 pm

yes, that is septum.
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Post by MrMistery » Thu Nov 24, 2005 7:09 pm

medium septum? What if you are a big man? wouldn't it be an extra-large septum? :) :)
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Post by Navin » Fri Nov 25, 2005 10:07 am

Now i look at it it was really funny.
I made a mistake. It is actually called median septum.
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Post by Poison » Fri Nov 25, 2005 4:53 pm

MrMistery wrote:Nobody laughing?


It's funny Andrew. :D
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Post by MrMistery » Fri Nov 25, 2005 10:30 pm

Navin wrote:Now i look at it it was really funny.
I made a mistake. It is actually called median septum.


Yeah i imagined that was what you meant to say. Becuase "medium septum" actually does mean "medium sized septum" ;)
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