episternal


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episternal

 [ep″ĭ-ster´nal]
situated on or over the sternum.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ep·i·ster·nal

(ep'i-stĕr'năl),
1. On or over the sternum.
2. Relating to the episternum.
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episternal

adjective
(1) Presternal. 
(2) Suprasternal. 
(3) Referring to the episternum, see there.
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ep·i·ster·nal

(ep'i-stĕr'năl)
1. Over or on the sternum.
2. Relating to the episternum.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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