System: Chest
Section: Anatomy
Tag: stub
Modality: CT (Axial)

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  • Mediastinum - “ The mediastinum is a space in the thorax that contains a group of non-delineated organs and their surrounding connective tissue. It lies in the mi...”
  • Anterior mediastinum - “ The anterior mediastinum is the portion of the mediastinum anterior to the pericardium and below the thoracic plane. It forms the anterior part o...”
  • Middle mediastinum - “ The middle mediastinum is an artificial space of the mediastinum divided from the remainder of the extra-pleural intrathoracic cavity by arbitrary...”

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