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Whats a mediastinum?

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Dr. Daniel Wujek
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In brief: Portion of the chest

The mediastinum is the compartment in the middle of the chest between the lungs that contains the heart and esophagus.

In brief: Portion of the chest

The mediastinum is the compartment in the middle of the chest between the lungs that contains the heart and esophagus.
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