Morphology of the normal heart
Surfaces and grooves of the heart
Left panel. Anatomy of the pericardium in the mediastinum space. The image shows the parietal pericardium in relation to the mediastinal pleurae of both lungs, and leaning on the diaphragm.
Right panel. Note the extensive epicardial fat adhered to the parietal pericardium, continuing with the fat that covers the major vessels (see text for details).