costoclavicular

Relating to the ribs and the clavicle.

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cos·to·cla·vic·u·lar -klə-'vik-yə-lər, -kla- adj of or relating to a ligament connecting the costal cartilage of the first rib with the clavicle

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cos·to·cla·vic·u·lar (kos″to-klə-vikґu-lər) pertaining to the ribs and clavicle.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • costoclavicular — Relativo a las costillas y la clavícula. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • costoclavicular — adj. 2 g. Relativo às costas e à clavícula …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • costoclavicular — adj. of or pertaining to the clavicle (ribs and collarbone) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • costoclavicular — cos·to·clavicular …   English syllables

  • costoclavicular — /ˌkɒstoʊkləˈvɪkjələ/ (say .kostohkluh vikyuhluh) adjective relating to both the ribs and the collarbone …   Australian English dictionary

  • costoclavicular — “+ adjective Etymology: cost + clavicular : of or relating to a ligament connecting the costal cartilage of the first rib with the clavicle …   Useful english dictionary

  • Costoclavicular ligament — Ligament: Costoclavicular ligament Sternoclavicular articulation. Anterior view. (Costoclavicular labeled at far left.) Latin ligamentum costoclaviculare …   Wikipedia

  • costoclavicular ligament — ligamentum costoclaviculare …   Medical dictionary

  • costoclavicular line — linea parasternalis …   Medical dictionary

  • costoclavicular syndrome — a thoracic outlet syndrome caused by compression or friction on nerves and blood vessels between a drooping clavicle and the first rib …   Medical dictionary

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