Where is the Apex of the Heart Located?

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The apex of the heart is located at the lowest part of the heart. It points slightly left in the chest cavity. In an average adult the heart is generally the size of two clenched fists.
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The apex of the heart is located 3" to the left of the midline at the level
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Heart is located on the left side of chest in human body. In extremely rare cases it is located on the right side of the chest and this condition is known as dextrocardia.
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The apex of the heart is located at the lowest tip of the heart. To be specific it is the fifth intercostal space at the left midclavicular line, and is formed by the left ventricle.
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