Skip to Content
Medical Term:

serosa of serous pericardium


Definition: single layer of flat cells that lines the pericardial sac and heart; this layer, plus the subserous layer, constitute the serous pericardium.

Synonym(s): tunica serosa pericardii serosiTA

© Copyright 2017 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.