minute filiform projections (synovial villi) from the surface of the serous pericardium.
Synonym(s): villi pericardiaci [TA]
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pericardial villiAn obsolete term for:
(1) Papillary folds of the pericardial mesothelium.
(2) Threadlike strands of tissue projecting from the pericardium in serofibrinous or other forms of chronic pericarditis.
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