sternocostal joints

(redirected from Costosternal joint)

ster·no·cos·tal joints

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the joints between the cartilages of the first seven ribs and the sternum; synovial cavities are variable in occurrence in these joints.
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On physical examination, the sternoclavicular, manubriosternal, and upper two costosternal joints on both sides were tender.
Osteublastosis can occur in the costovertebral joints, the costochrondal joints, the costosternal joints and the sternoclavicularjoints.