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Bundle of His

"Bundle of His" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Small band of specialized CARDIAC MUSCLE fibers that originates in the ATRIOVENTRICULAR NODE and extends into the membranous part of the interventricular septum. The bundle of His, consisting of the left and the right bundle branches, conducts the electrical impulses to the HEART VENTRICLES in generation of MYOCARDIAL CONTRACTION.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Bundle of His" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Bundle of His" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 39 publications over 24 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 2000 and 2023
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.