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The serous membranes - any organ that MOVES will have a serous membrane to reduce friction


the serous membrane lining the cavity of the abdomen and covering the abdominal organs. serous membrane parietal peritoneum visceral pleura


Figure 3.20b Membranes © 2012 Pearson Education, Inc. Transudate Mesothelium Areolar tissue Serous membranes line th...

Bryonia is less rapid in its action than Aconite, but goes deeper in its effects, often taking up where Aconite leaves off. Dominant characteristics of Bryonia are dryness of mucous and serous membranes, pain aggravated by any movement and physical weakness. Used in home prescribing for dry coughs, dry mucous membranes, colic and joint pains. The person wants to be left alone but is very thirsty for warm drinks.


The peritoneum. General features The peritoneum is a thin serous membrane that line the walls of the abdominal and pelvic cavities and cover the organs.

■ Is a serous membrane lined by mesothelial cells. ■ Consists of the • A) parietal peritoneum and • B) the visceral perito...

What Otitis Media looks like as infographic. #nursepractitioner #APRNs #nursingstudents