3D rotation of vasculature


The integrated system of the heart, blood and vessels is known as the cardiovascular system. If the vessels in your body were stretched end-to-end, they would extend for 60,000 miles-- enough to circle the globe two-and-a-half-times. And during an average lifetime, the heart will pump about one million barrels of blood - enough to fill four supermarkets.


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Cardiovascular Continuum
Cardiovascular Continuum
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis
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Hypertension
Human heart
Human heart

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