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mediastinal part of parietal pleura


Definition: the continuation of the costal and diaphragmatic pleura of each side that passes from the vertebral column and sternum covering the sides of the mediastinum.

Synonym(s): pars mediastinalis pleurae parietalisTA, mediastinal pleura, pleura mediastinalis

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