Jugular notch; Suprasternal notch - Incisura jugularis



The jugular notch (suprasternal notch, presternal notch) is at the center of the superior border of the manubrium of sternum.

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 > Jugular notch; Suprasternal notch