cervical pleura


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cer·vi·cal pleur·a

[TA]
the dome-shaped roof of the pleural cavity extending up through the superior aperture of the thorax.
Synonym(s): cupula pleurae [TA], dome of pleura ☆ , pleural cupula

cervical pleura

the dome-shaped layer of parietal pleura lining the cervical extension of the pleural cavity. Also called dome of pleura, pleural cupola.