fibroserous

Composed of fibrous tissue with a serous surface; denoting any serous membrane.

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fi·bro·se·rous .fī-brō-'sir-əs adj composed of a serous membrane supported by a firm layer of fibrous tissue <the pericardium is a \fibroserous sac>

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fi·bro·se·rous (fi″bro-seґrəs) composed of both fibrous and serous elements.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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