suprasternal space


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su·pra·ster·nal space

[TA]
a narrow interval between the deep and superficial layers of the cervical fascia above the manubrium of the sternum through which pass the anterior jugular veins.
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suprasternal space

Triangular space immediately above the sternum between layers of deep cervical fascia.
See also: space
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Burns,

Allan, Scottish anatomist, 1781-1813.
Burns falciform process - Synonym(s): superior horn of falciform margin of saphenous opening
Burns ligament - Synonym(s): superior horn of falciform margin of saphenous opening
Burns space - a narrow interval between the deep and superficial layers of the cervical fascia above the manubrium of the sternum through which pass the anterior jugular veins. Synonym(s): suprasternal space
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