middle costotransverse ligament


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cos·to·trans·verse lig·a·ment

[TA]
the ligament that connects the dorsal aspect of the neck of a rib to the ventral aspect of the corresponding transverse process.
See also: lateral costotransverse ligament, superior costotransverse ligament.

middle costotransverse ligament

middle costotransverse ligament

A ligament consisting of parallel fibers extending between a vertebra and its adjacent rib.
See also: ligament