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Gross Anatomy 2 - Thoracic

Thoracic Cage comprised of vertebrae, ribs, costal cartilages & sternum
Cartilagenous components allow flexibility
true ribs 1-7; attach directly to sternum
false ribs 8-10; attach to sternum via cartilage of other ribs
floating ribs 11-12; no anterior attachment
typical rib features crest of head, dual articular facets(vertebral bodies), head, neck, tubercle(articular), angle, body, costal groove, cup for costal cartilage
Atypical ribs 1,2,10-12
rib 1 grooves for subclavian vessels; scalene tubercle
ribs 1,10-12 singluar costovertebral articulations
ribs 11-12 no necks or tubercles
Created by: JYarger