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Klingon restaurant sign, Playing god

A heart on the sign of the Klingon restaurant (top right)

Tom Paris Scan, Threshold

Paris developed a second heart when he was undergoing hyper-evolution

The heart (adjectival form cardiac) was an organ that pumped blood, maintaining its flow through the circulatory system. The organ was described by the Malcorians to be the cardial organ.

Indian fakirs on Earth were supposedly able to stop their hearts by willpower alone. (ENT: "Carbon Creek")

The Takarans had a triplet heart system. The alpha heart was located in the lateral sternal, the beta heart in the parasternal, and the theta heart in the epigastric. (TNG: "Suspicions")

While talking about cybernetic implants in the armory in 2153, Phlox asked Malcolm Reed, "If your heart was damaged, would you want me to replace it with a synthetic organ, or would you rather die?" Reed thought that was not the same issue, and said so. (ENT: "Regeneration")

In 2233, Nero stabbed Richard Robau through the heart, killing him. (Star Trek)

In 2285, David Marcus was stabbed through the heart by a Klingon and died. (Star Trek III: The Search for Spock)

In 2327, Jean-Luc Picard was stabbed through the heart by a Nausicaan during a bar brawl on Starbase Earhart and nearly died. (TNG: "Tapestry")

Lurians had multiple hearts. (DS9: "Through the Looking Glass") Kzinti had more than one heart. (TAS: "The Slaver Weapon")

On Starbase 515, the cardiac unit was located in Surgical Suite 3, in room 03-1452. (TNG: "Samaritan Snare")

In a Klingon ritual suicide, a hegh'bat is plunged into the heart, which is eight-chambered. (TNG: "Ethics")

The doctors on planet Malcor III referred to the heart as a "cardial organ" when examining Riker. It was the first thing that alerted them to the fact that he was an alien. (TNG: "First Contact")

In 2369, Ibudan murdered his clone by perforating the lower ventricle of the heart with a knife. (DS9: "A Man Alone")

Kang, Kor, Koloth, and Curzon Dax swore a blood oath to cut out and eat the heart of the Albino. (DS9: "Blood Oath")

According to Klingon mythology, the Klingon heart was forged with fire and steel and beat so loudly that none could stand before it. (DS9: "You Are Cordially Invited")

When Tom Paris was affected by hyper-evolution caused by his warp 10 flight, he grew a second heart. (VOY: "Threshold")

In 2374, the isomorphic projection Dejaren attempted to kill B'Elanna Torres by reaching into her chest and grabbing her heart, perforating her fourth ventricle. (VOY: "Revulsion")

In 2375, Elim Garak claimed that the Romulan heart was gray, an appropriate color for "such an unimaginative race." (DS9: "Inter Arma Enim Silent Leges")

Metaphorical use Edit

In 2369, Julian Bashir commented that Jadzia Dax drove a stake through his heart when Dax refused his interest in her. (DS9: "If Wishes Were Horses")

Bolian Ambassador Vadosia called the operations center aboard the station the "heart and soul" of Deep Space 9. (DS9: "The Forsaken")

The final draft script of TOS: "The Menagerie, Part I" referred to the computer center at Starbase 11 as "the automated heart" of that starbase.

Culture Edit

Heart padd

Backside of a civilian's PADD, with three heart symbols

In Earth culture, the heart was viewed by some Humans as the source of all emotions, including joy and sadness. (ENT: "Dear Doctor")

A particular abstract symbol developed to represent the heart on Earth. (Star Trek Into Darkness)

Heart monitoring Edit

Heart conditions Edit

Heart medications and treatments Edit

Patients with heart complications Edit

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