Pericarditis

The normal pericardium This contains about 50ml of fluid, and help lubricate the movement of the heart. It helps to: Limit distension of the heart Protect the heart from infection / damage Aids the filling of the ventricles However – congenital defects of the pericardium do not appear to have muc...
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