These arteries may originate from subclavian artery (SCA), thyrocervical trunk, costovertebral
trunk, thyrotoracal trunk or internal mammalian artery (IMA) individually or by forming trunks and show various types of origin.
angle tenderness was revealed on physical examination.
All patients underwent a complete physical examination especially for costovertebral
He then visited our outpatient department, at which point the ecchymosis of the right flank region, of an estimated 15 cm x 12 cm in size, was noted to have spread from the right subdiaphragm to the ipsilateral costovertebral
Fever (temperature > 100.40F [38.0[degrees]CI], Physical tachycardia, hypotension, examination costovertebral
angle tenderness, possible abdominal or suprapubic tenderness.
Physical examination revealed left costovertebral
angle and mild left lower quadrant tenderness without guarding or rebound.
His pain level was 8/10 at that visit, and physical exam was negative, with no costovertebral
Fused PET/CT (C, D) and standard attenuation-corrected (AC) PET images (E,F) demonstrated increased FDG uptake in paraspinal muscles and central canal around the T9-T10 hardware as well as increased uptake in the left 10th costovertebral
Physical examination revealed sensitivity in the costovertebral
angle and ureteral points.
Midline anterior fusion of several vertebral bodies, bilateral fusion of some costovertebral
joints and both sacroiliac joints, and ossification of costal cartilage suggest the individual possibly suffered from ankylosing spondylitis.
Furthermore, the thoracic spine has a more stable and stiff structure compared to the cervical spine due to the surrounding rib cage and costovertebral
Rib hypermobility caused by weakness of costochondral, sternocostal, or costovertebral
ligaments is considered the primary underlying mechanism of slipping rib syndrome .