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Is there a possibility that a person's heart is not located in the mediastinum?
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Dr. Paige Gutheil
Family Medicine
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In brief: No
By definition the heart is part of the mediastinum, but in rare cases it is not located exactly in the expected position.

In brief: No
By definition the heart is part of the mediastinum, but in rare cases it is not located exactly in the expected position.
Dr. Paige Gutheil
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