Clavicular notch - Incisura clavicularis

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The clavicular notch is an oval articular surface, directed upward, backward, and lateralward, for articulation with the sternal end of the clavicle.


This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from http://www.bartleby.com/107/).

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Thoracic skeleton > Sternum > Manubrium of sternum > Clavicular notch

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