xiphisternal joint

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xiph·i·ster·nal joint

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the cartilaginous union between the xiphoid process and the body of the sternum.
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For anteroposterior measurement, the front tip of the caliper was placed on the xiphisternal junction.
The fourth intercostal space was used in circumferential measurement by tape measure and the xiphisternal junction in anterior to posterior measurement using calipers.