Costal notches - Incisurae costales



Costal notches are indentations on the lateral borders of the sternum for the costal cartilages.

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

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Thoracic skeleton > Sternum > Costal notches