The pericardium is a conical serofibrous sac in which the hear and the commencement of the great vessels are contained. Show are the ligaments of the pericardium. Right lateral view, showing the right vertebropericardial ligaments, the right phrenopericardial, and the superior and inferior sternopericardial ligaments.
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Gray, Henry Gray's Anatomy: Descriptive and Applied (Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, 1913) 549