Xiphosternal synchondrose - Synchondrosis xiphosternalis


The xiphosternal synchondrosis is a cartilaginous joint between the body of sternum and the xiphoid process. It may be ossified in pigs and ruminants.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS
Illustrated Veterinary Anatomical Nomenclature - 3rd edittion - Gheorghe M. Constantinescu, Oskar Schaller - Enke


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