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Papillary Muscles

"Papillary Muscles" 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.

Conical muscular projections from the walls of the cardiac ventricles, attached to the cusps of the atrioventricular valves by the chordae tendineae.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Papillary Muscles" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Papillary Muscles" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 81 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2008 and 2018
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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.