endothoracic

endothoracic

/en·do·tho·rac·ic/ (-tho-ras´ik) within the thorax; situated internal to the ribs.
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The endothoracic fascia was divided to expose the pleura and extrapleural fat.
In the intact pleura group, mediastinal pleura was dissected smoothly from the endothoracic fascia and extreme attention had to be taken to prevent pleural injury.