pleurogenic


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pleura

 [ploor´ah] (Gr.)
the serous membrane investing the lungs (visceral or pulmonary pleura) and lining the walls of the thoracic cavity (parietal pleura); the two layers enclose a potential space, the pleural cavity. adj., adj pleu´ral.

pleur·o·gen·ic

(plūr'ō-jen'ik),
Of pleural origin; beginning in the pleura.
Synonym(s): pleurogenous (1)
[pleuro- + G. -gen, producing]

pleurogenic

/pleu·ro·gen·ic/ (-jen´ik) pleurogenous.

pleur·o·gen·ic

(plūr'ō-jen'ik)
Of pleural origin; beginning in the pleura.
Synonym(s): pleurogenous (1) .
[pleuro- + G. -gen, producing]

pleurogenic, pleurogenous

originating in the pleura.
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