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.
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Accessing the kidney by Fedorov dissects the external and internal obloquies, the transverse muscle divorces along fibers; the approach quite often damages infracostal and ilio-hypogastric nerves.
Three patients in the ideal body weight group underwent supracostal punctures; all others were infracostal. Three patients in the morbidly obese group were positioned laterally; all others were in the prone position.