substernal


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substernal

/sub·ster·nal/ (sub-ster?n'l) below the sternum.

substernal

[-stur′nəl]
Etymology: L, sub + Gk, sternon, chest
pertaining to the area beneath the sternum.

substernal

 [sub-ster´nal]
below the sternum; called also infrasternal.

substernal

behind the sternum.

sub·ster·nal

(sŭb-ster'năl),
1. Deep to the sternum.
2. Synonym(s): infrasternal
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In some moderately severe cases, there was an exaggerated response to injection of adrenalin, including tachycardia, substernal oppression, nausea, and vomiting.
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The presence of reflux was determined by history taking and questioning about typical and atypical symptoms of reflux, including regurgitation, substernal chest pain, heartburn, sore throat, and hiccups.