Introduction serous membranes.txt

Card Set Information

Author:
mwinstom
ID:
254281
Filename:
Introduction serous membranes.txt
Updated:
2013-12-26 11:04:46
Tags:
profmwinston
Folders:

Description:
support anp 101
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user mwinstom on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. Serous membranes consist of what two layers?
    visceral and parietal
  2. This layer of the serous membrane is in direct contact with and lines the actual organs?
    Visceral layer
  3. This layer of the serous membrane is the outer layer that lines the cavity in which the organ is found?
    Parietal layer
  4. This is the fluid located between the two layers of membranes, and Its function is to reduce friction during movement of the organs?
    Serous fluid
  5. This is the serous membrane that lines the cavity in which the lungs are located?
    Parietal pleura
  6. This layer of the serous membrane is the serous membrane that is indirect contact and covers the lungs?
    Visceral pleura
  7. This is the potential space between the visceral pleura and the parietal pleura?
    Pleural cavity
  8. This layer of the serous membrane is the serous membrane that is in direct contact and covers the heart’s surface?
    Visceral pericardium
  9. This layer of the serous membrane is the serous membrane that lines the cavity in which the heart is found?
    Parietal pericardium
  10. This is the space between the pericardial membranes?
    Pericardial cavity
  11. This layer of the serous membrane is the serous membrane that is in direct contact and covers the viscera?
    Visceral peritoneum
  12. This layer of the serous membrane is the serous membrane that lines the cavity in which the viscera are found?
    Parietal peritoneum
  13. This is the space between the peritoneal membranes?
    Peritoneam

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview