pleural cavity

(PLOOR-ul KA-vuh-tee)

The space enclosed by the pleura, which is a thin layer of tissue that covers the lungs and lines the interior wall of the chest cavity.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "pleural cavity"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "cavidad pleural"

Espacio rodeado por la pleura, que es una capa delgada del tejido que cubre los pulmones y reviste la pared interna de la cavidad pectoral.