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Theile's canal

Synonyms

Sinus transversus pericardii, transverse pericardial sinus.

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A passage in the pericardial sac behind the aorta and pulmonary trunk and in front of the atria;

Description

A passage in the pericardial sac behind the aorta and pulmonary trunk and in front of the atria; formed as a result of the flexure of the heart tube.

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