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Medical Term:

sternal facet of clavicle


Definition: the oval surface on the sternal end of the clavicle that articulates with the fibrocartilaginous disc of the sternoclavicular joint.

Synonym(s): facies articularis sternalis claviculaeTA, sternal articular surface of clavicle

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