Costotransverse ligament

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Costotransverse ligament
Details
Latin ligamentum costotransversarium
From
rib
To
transverse process of a vertebra
Identifiers
Dorlands
/Elsevier
l_09/12492036
TA A03.3.04.006
FMA FMA:12163
Anatomical terminology

A Costotransverse ligament is a short fibrous band that connects the dorsal surface of the neck of a rib with the anterior surface of the transverse process of the corresponding vertebra.