TITLE

true ribs

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2243
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "true ribs" is presented. It refers to the seven upper ribs on each side with cartilages articulating directly with the sternum. Its synonym is costa vera.
ACCESSION #
21249573

 

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