Purkinje's system


Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Purkinje's system - a network of Purkinje fibers that carry the cardiac impulse from the atrioventricular node to the ventricles of the heart and causes them to contract
cardiac muscle, heart muscle - the muscle tissue of the heart; adapted to continued rhythmic contraction
Purkinje fiber - a specialized cardiac muscle fiber that is part of the Purkinje network
References in periodicals archive ?
Our physicians have been using Purkinje's system for years, and it's already saved us, our members and their patients over 6 million dollars.