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Medical Term:

intraarticular ligament of head of rib

Definition

transverse fibers extending within the capsule from the ridge between the two facets on the head of the rib to the intervertebral disc.

Synonym(s): intraarticular ligament of costal head, ligamentum capitis costae intraarticulare

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