Atlas of Human Anatomy
Translated by: Ronald A. Bergman, PhD and Adel K. Afifi, MD, MS
Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed
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A) Posterior extremity of rib.
B) Body of the rib.
C) Anterior extremity of rib.
a) Capitulum (head).
b) Collum (Neck).
e) Upper margin.
f) Lower margin.
g) Outer surface.
h) Inner surface.
i) Costal sulcus or groove for intercostal artery, vein, and nerve.
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