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Serosa

Glossary

serosa

The outer lining of organs and body cavities of the abdomen and chest, including the stomach. Also called serous membrane.

Last updated: 2014-02-26

Source: The National Cancer Institute's Dictionary of Cancer Terms (http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary)