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General Anatomy > Muscles; Muscular system > Muscles of thorax > Diaphragm > Costal part of diaphragm

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Description:
The costal part arises from the inner surfaces of the cartilages and adjacent portions of the lower six ribs on either side, interdigitating with the Transversus abdominis;


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/).

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