visceral pericardium

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Synonyms for visceral pericardium

the innermost of the two layers of the pericardium

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In this case, myocardial tumoral infiltration extending from visceral pericardium supports the first hypothesis.
Two of these patients had undergone incomplete pericardiectomy because of the tight adhesion between parietal and visceral pericardium, and some hemostatic materials were used on the surface of the wound.
In this disease, there are overlapping features of cardiac tamponade and constriction, the latter chiefly due to inflammation and fibrosis of the visceral pericardium. The disease has been defined by the lack of normalization of right atrial pressures after pericardiocentesis.
(25) Epicardial fat tissue, localized beneath the visceral pericardium, is more closely related to visceral fat rather than total body fat.