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Thoracic and Abdominal Cavity membranes

Serous membranes that surrounds the chest and abdominal cavities.
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Pericardium
Membrane surrounding the heart to keep it in place.
Viceral Pericardium
Membrane that is touching the heart.
Parietal Pericardium
Membrane that is not touching the heart
Pericardial Fluid
Fluid in the Pericardial Sac.
Pleura Membrane
Membrane surrounding the lungs to keep it in place.
Viceral Pleura
Membrane that is touching the lungs.
Parietal Pleura
Membrane that is not touching the lungs.
Pleural Fluid
Fluid in the Pleural Membrane.
Peritoneum
Membrane that holds the intestines in place.
Viceral Peritoneum
Membrane touching the intestines.
Parietal Peritoneum
Membrane not touching the intestines.