a deformity of the ribs which results from the pull of the diaphragm on ribs weakened by rickets or other softening of the bone.
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Har·ri·son groove(har'i-sŏn grūv)
A deformity of the ribs that results from the pull of the diaphragm on ribs weakened by rickets or other softening of the bone.
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[Edwin Harrison, Brit. physician, 1779–1847]
A depression on the lower edge of the thorax caused by the tug of the diaphragm, seen in rickets and any infant disease that tends to obstruct inspiration.
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Harrison,Edward, English physician, 1766-1838.
Harrison groove - a deformity of the ribs.
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