Medical Definition of Membrana suprapleuralis

1. The thickened portion of endothoracic fascia extending over the cupola of the pleura and reinforcing it; it attaches to the inner border of the first rib and to the transverse process of the seventh cervical vertebra. Synonym: membrana suprapleuralis, Sibson's aponeurosis, Sibson's fascia. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Membrana Suprapleuralis

membrana pituitosa
membrana propria ductus semicircularis
membrana quadrangularis
membrana reticularis
membrana serosa
membrana serotina
membrana spiralis
membrana stapedis
membrana statoconiorum
membrana sterni
membrana striata
membrana succingens
membrana suprapleuralis (current term)
membrana synovialis
membrana tectoria
membrana tectoria ductus cochlearis
membrana tensa
membrana thyrohyoidea
membrana tympani
membrana tympani secundaria
membrana versicolor
membrana vibrans
membrana vitellina
membranaceous
membranae intercostalia

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