parasternal region


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parasternal region

The area between the sternal border and parasternal line.
See also: region
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In 1994, Povar (15) described the first case of an asymptomatic cutaneous MFH in the right parasternal region of an immunosuppressed HIV-infected subject.
Other common sites for muscle soreness were the region of the diaphragm (along the lower border of the ribcage, n = 4), parasternal region (n = 3), and the posterior neck (n = 2) (Figure 6A).
The LIMA extends from its origin at the subclavian artery and courses through the anterior mediastinum along the right ventricular outflow tract after being separated surgically from its original position in the left parasternal region.