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Pericardial Space

Descriptions of Pericardial Space

Pericardial Space: the space between the layers of the pericardium that contains fluid that lubricates the membrane surfaces and allows easy heart movement
Source: WordNet 2.1

Summary Information: Pericardial Space

Pericardial Space: The pericardial space, also known as the pericardial cavity, is the space located within the pericardium that surrounds the heart. It contains the pericardial fluid.

Conditions that afflict the pericardial space include pericarditis, pericardial effusion and cardiac tamponade.

Closely Related Organs: Pericardial Space

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Pericardial Space

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Other Names: Pericardial Space

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Sub Parts: Pericardial Space

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Pericardial Space

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