the operative freeing of adhesions between the visceral and parietal pericardium.
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pericardiolysis(pĕr″ĭ-kăr″dē-ŏl′ĭ-sĭs) [″ + ″ + lysis, dissolution]
Separation of adhesions between the visceral and parietal pericardium.
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