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Fetal Cardiac Pacemaker: Connect the Dots

By Ariel
February 10, 2019

Published by: A Uryash, MD; BM Petrikovsky, MD, PhD; O Bockeria, MD, DScFetal Cardiac pathophysiologyDuring cardiogenesis, the primitive heart tube produces peristaltic waves of contractions, due to stimulation provided by natural cardiac pacemaker activity produced by cells of the sinus node (SN) at approximately 5 weeks of gestation. The remainder of cardiac conduction system is ... read more