Harvey, William


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Harvey, William

(hăr′vē)
British physician, 1578–1657, who described the circulation of the blood.

Harvey, William

(1578–1657) English physician who discovered the mechanism of the human blood circulation, in which blood flows away from the heart in arteries and towards the heart in veins.

Harvey,

William, English physician, 1578-1657.
Harvey sign - related to venous refill.