Right pulmonic recess

The right pulmonic recess is one of the pericardial recesses forming a small space within the pericardium, which arises from the transverse pericardial sinus and is located posteriorly to the right pulmonary artery and anteriorly to the oesophagus.

Thoracic anatomy
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rID: 47081
System: Cardiac
Section: Anatomy
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