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Pericardial Cavity

Descriptions of Pericardial Cavity

Pericardial Cavity: 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 Cavity

Pericardial Cavity: The pericardial cavity is the space located within the pericardium that surrounds the heart. It contains the pericardial fluid.

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

Closely Related Organs: Pericardial Cavity

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Pericardial Cavity

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Other Names: Pericardial Cavity

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Sub Parts: Pericardial Cavity

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Pericardial Cavity

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