true ribs I-VII

true ribs [I-VII]

[TA]
seven upper ribs on either side whose cartilages articulate directly with the sternum.
Synonym(s): costae verae [I-VII] [TA], vertebrosternal ribs
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true ribs [I-VII]

(trū ribz) [TA]
Seven upper ribs on either side; their cartilages articulate directly with the sternum.
Synonym(s): costae verae [TA] .
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