Pleuroperitoneal

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Related to pleuroperitoneal canal: pericardioperitoneal canal, pleuroperitoneal membrane

Pleu`ro`per`i`to`ne´al


a.1.(Anat.) Of or pertaining to the pleural and peritoneal membranes or cavities, or to the pleuroperitoneum.
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It is more common on the left side as the right pleuroperitoneal canal closes earlier than the left (4).