costochondral

[kŏs′tō-kŏndrəl]
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Historical Examples of costochondral

  • In some instances they were found where a histologic examination of the costochondral junctions showed nothing abnormal.

    Scurvy Past and Present

    Alfred Fabian Hess

  • This is an enlargement or swelling of the costochondral junctions of the ribs, especially of the lower true ribs.

    Scurvy Past and Present

    Alfred Fabian Hess