pleural cavity

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pleural cavity

[′plu̇r·əl ¦kav·əd·ē]
(anatomy)
The potential space included between the parietal and visceral layers of the pleura.
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Peritoneal MM is confined classically to the abdomen and can later spread into both pleural cavities.