infracostal


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sub·cos·tal

(sŭb-kos'tăl),
1. Beneath a rib or the ribs. Synonym(s): infracostal
2. Denoting certain arteries, veins, nerves, angles, or planes.

infracostal

(ĭn″fră-kŏs′tăl) [″ + costa, rib]
Below the rib.

infracostal

behind a rib.
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Upper-pole access for percutaneous nephrolithotomy: Comparison of supracostal and infracostal approaches.
Three patients in the ideal body weight group underwent supracostal punctures; all others were infracostal.