Skip to Content
Medical Term:

middle mediastinum

 

Definition: the large central portion of the inferior mediastinum, which includes the pericardium and the contained heart, as well as the phrenic nerves and cardiacophrenic vessels.

Synonym(s): mediastinum mediumTA

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide