lumbocostal

lumbocostal

 [lum″bo-kos´t'l]
pertaining to the loin and ribs.
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lum·bo·cos·tal

(lŭm'bō-kos'tăl),
1. Relating to the lumbar and the hypochondriac regions.
2. Relating to the lumbar vertebrae and the ribs; denoting a ligament connecting the first lumbar vertebra with the neck of the twelfth rib.
[L. lumbus, loin, + costa, rib]
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lum·bo·cos·tal

(lŭm'bō-kos'tăl)
1. Relating to the lumbar and the hypochondriac regions.
2. Relating to the lumbar vertebrae and the ribs; denoting a ligament connecting the first lumbar vertebra with the neck of the twelfth rib.
[L. lumbus, loin, + costa, rib]
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It can also pass through a posterolateral defect of the diaphragm secondary to arrest in the closure of pleuroperitoneal canal and diaphragmatic defects at the sternocostal and lumbocostal region as described by Leininger et al.
A 31-year-old primigravid patient in the 13th week of gestation came to our department because of pain in the right lumbocostal area and a 2-week fever.
Its lumbar part arises from the lumbocostal arches (arcuate ligaments) and from the lumbar vertebrae by two pillars or crura.