clavicular notch of sternum


clavicular notch of sternum
incisura clavicularis sterni.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • facet, facette — 1. A small smooth area on a bone or other firm structure. 2. A worn spot on a tooth, produced by chewing or grinding. [Fr. facette] acromial f. of clavicle [TA] a small oval f. on the lateral end of the clavicle for …   Medical dictionary

  • incisura clavicularis sterni — [TA] clavicular notch of sternum: either of two oval surfaces, one on each side of the superior border of the manubrium of the sternum, where it articulates with the clavicle …   Medical dictionary

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  • incisura jugularis sterni — [TA] jugular notch of sternum: the notch on the upper border of the sternum between the incisurae claviculares (clavicular notches); called also presternal, sternal, or suprasternal notch …   Medical dictionary

  • articulatio sternoclavicularis — [TA] sternoclavicular joint: the joint formed by the sternal extremity of the clavicle, the clavicular notch of the manubrium of the sternum, and the first costal cartilage …   Medical dictionary


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