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Region in mammals between the pleural sacs, containing the heart and all of the thoracic viscera except the lungs 

Mediastinum

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Mediastinum

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apex

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most posterior surface

base

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3. 

visceral pericardium

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2.

parietal pericardium

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Fluid found within 3 

serous fluid

paricardial cavity

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A liquid that acts as a lubricant for the movement of the heart. It is found in small quantities between the two layers of the pericardium.

serous fluid

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fibrous pericardium

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6.

fibrous pericardium

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Pericarditis

A swelling and irritation of the thin saclike membrane surrounding the heart (pericardium).

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5.

myocardium

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I

myocardium

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fibrous skeleton

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chordae tendinae

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c.

papillary muscle

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cordae tendinae and papillar muscles

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The trabeculae carneae are muscular columns covering much of the inner surfaces of the ventricles.

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endocardium (flap)

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pectinate muscles (musculi pectinati) are parallel ridges in the walls of the atria of the heart. They resemble the teeth of a comb,

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left coronary artery

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right coronary artery

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pulmonary veins left

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posterior interventricular artery

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posterior sulcus

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anterior interventricular artery

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circumflex artery

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left coronary artery