Transverse costal facet

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Transverse costal facet
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Peculiar thoracic vertebræ.
Details
Latin fovea costalis transversalis
Identifiers
Gray's p.102
Dorlands
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f_15/12377266
Anatomical terms of bone

The transverse costal facet (or transverse costal fovea) is a site where a rib forms a joint with the transverse process of a vertebra.

References[edit]

This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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