NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,926 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- parietal pericardium
- listen (puh-RY-uh-tul PAYR-ih-KAR-dee-um)
- The outer layer of the pericardium, which is a thin sac of tissue that surrounds the heart.