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Flashcards in Final Rib Morphology Deck (5)
1

Which groove on the body corpus or shaft of the first rib is close to the vertebral end

The groove for the subclavian artery and the first thoracic nerve

2

Which groove on the body corpus or shaft of the first rib is close to the sternal end

The groove for the subclavian vein

3

What specifically will attach to the crest of the neck of the second rib

The superior costotransverse ligament from the transverse process of T1

4

What unique feature is present on the body corpus or shaft of the second rib

The tuberosity for the Serratus anterior

5

What attaches to the scalene tubercle of the first rib

The anterior scalene muscle

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