Pericardio

El pericardio es un saco delgado de dos capas que rodea el corazón. Entre las dos capas hay un líquido que lubrica constantemente las superficies y permite que el corazón se mueva fácilmente durante la contracción.Pericardio

Revision

Last reviewed 7/11/2012 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Michael A. Chen, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington Medical School, Seattle, Washington. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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