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Flashcards in Final Sternum Morphology Deck (7)
1

What separates the manubrium sterni and corpus sterni

The manubriosternal symphysis

2

What vertebral levels correspond to the position of the carpet sterni

T5-T9

3

How many sternabrae for the corpus sterni

4 sternabrae

4

What articular sites for the costal Cartilage of the ribs will be identified on the corpus sterni

Costal notches II- VII

5

What feature of the corpus sterni is present in 4-7% of the population

A sternal foramen

6

What causes the appearance of the sternal foramen

Failure of ossification centers of the sternum to fuse together normally

7

What vertebral levels correspond to the position of the manubrium sterni

T3-T4

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