Sternocostal joints - Articulationes sternocostales


The sternocostal joints are condylar joints, functioning as hinge joints, formed by the condylar sternal extremity of the sternal costal cartilage and the matching articular cavities of the sternum.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS
Veterinary Anatomy of Domestic Mammals: Textbook and Colour Atlas, Sixth Edition - Horst Erich König, Hans-Georg Liebich - Schattauer - ISBN-13: 978-3794528332


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