pleuroesophageal muscle


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pleu·ro·e·soph·a·ge·al mus·cle

(plūr'ō-ē-sō-fā'jē-ăl mŭs'ĕl)
Muscular fasciculi, arising from the mediastinal pleura, which reinforce musculature of esophagus.
Synonym(s): musculus pleuroesophageus [TA] .