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Descriptions of Pacemaker

Pacemaker: a specialized bit of heart tissue that controls the heartbeat
Source: WordNet 2.1

Pacemaker : A device that produces and maintains normal heart rates in patients through electric stimulation of the heart muscle.

Summary Information: Pacemaker

Pacemaker: A pacemaker is a compact generator placed just underneath the skin in the upper chest area. Electrical wires attached to the generator send low electrical pulses to pace the heart in response to an irregular heartbeat.

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