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*  List of MeSH codes (A02)
... xiphoid bone MeSH A02.835.583.032 --- acromioclavicular joint MeSH A02.835.583.097 --- atlanto-axial joint MeSH A02.835.583.101 ... pubic bone MeSH A02.835.232.087 --- bones of upper extremity MeSH A02.835.232.087.090 --- arm bones MeSH A02.835.232.087. ... bones of lower extremity MeSH A02.835.232.043.300 --- foot bones MeSH A02.835.232.043.300.492 --- metatarsal bones MeSH A02.835 ... carpal bones MeSH A02.835.232.087.319.150.150 --- capitate bone MeSH A02.835.232.087.319.150.400 --- hamate bone MeSH A02.835. ...
*  Xiphoid process
Shape of a xiphoid process. Animation. Muscolino, Joseph E. (2008). The Muscle and Bone Palpation Manual with Trigger Points, ... Classical Latin os and Ancient Greek ὀστοῦν both mean bone, while ξιφοειδές means sword-shaped. Position of xiphoid process ( ... Pressure on the xiphoid process should be avoided when administering chest compressions in CPR, as this can cause the xiphoid ... Ossification of the xiphoid process occurs around age 40. The xiphoid process can be naturally bifurcated, and sometimes ...
*  Sternum
Because the sternum contains bone marrow, it is sometimes used as a site for bone marrow biopsy. In particular, patients with a ... The xiphoid process may become joined to the body before the age of thirty, but this occurs more frequently after forty; on the ... The sternum or breastbone is a long flat bone shaped like a necktie located in the center of the chest. It connects to the ribs ... The sternum is a long, flat bone, forming the middle portion of the front of the chest. The top of the sternum supports the ...
*  Process (anatomy)
... and sphenoidal processes of the palatine bone The coronoid and condyloid processes of the mandible The xiphoid process at the ... the petrosal process of the sphenoid bone The uncinate process of the ethmoid bone The jugular process of the occipital bone ... and styloid processes of the temporal bone The zygomatic process of the temporal bone The zygomatic process of the frontal bone ... The orbital, temporal, lateral, frontal, and maxillary processes of the zygomatic bone The anterior, middle, and posterior ...
*  Index of anatomy articles
... xiphoid process zona incerta zona pellucida zootomy zygapophysis zygoma Zygomatic arch Zygomatic bone Zygomatic branches of the ... symmetry bile duct biology bipolar cells of the retina bitemporal heminopia blastomere blood blood brain barrier body bone bone ... nerve Zygomatic process Zygomatic process of frontal bone Zygomatic process of maxilla Zygomatic process of temporal bone ... facial artery facial bone facial colliculus facial nerve facial nucleus facial vein falciform ligament Fallopian tube false ...
*  Mastopexy
The breast meridian for the length of the sternum bone (from the sternal notch at the lower-throat) to the xiphoid process (at ... nipple to sternum-bone notch), and a 5-7 cm inferior-limb distance, from the nipple to the inframammary fold, where the breast ... from pubic bone to rib cage). The body posture of the woman exerts physical stresses upon the pectoralis major muscles and the ... collar bone), while laterally and below, it is continuous with the fascia. Suspensory ligaments. The subcutaneous layer of ...
*  Outline of human anatomy
Perichondrium Axial skeleton Appendicular skeleton Long bone Short bone Flat bone Irregular bone Pneumatized bone Sesamoid bone ... rib First rib Scalene tubercle Lumbar rib Sternum Manubrium of sternum Clavicular notch Jugular notch Sternal angle Xiphoid ... Sesamoid bones (hand) Bones of lower limb Pelvic girdle [Sacrum - see vertebrae section] Hip bone Acetabulum Obturator foramen ... General terms Bony part Cortical bone Compact bone Spongy bone Cartilaginous part Membranous part Periosteum ...
*  Thorax
The bones of the thorax, called the "thoracic skeleton" is a component of the axial skeleton. It consists of the ribs and ... trachea and a part of the sternum known as the xiphoid process). Arteries and veins are also contained - (aorta, superior vena ... cava, inferior vena cava and the pulmonary artery); bones (the shoulder socket containing the upper part of the humerus, the ...
*  Tongtianlong
Additionally, there is a distinct ridge on the front margin of the parietal bone, wedged between the frontal bones; the shaft ... and the xiphoid process does not flare out from the sternum behind the ribs. Other characteristics of the skull separate ... of the lacrimal bone, which is located in front of the eye socket, is wide, flattened, and plate-like seen from the side; the ...
*  Rib cage
The rib cage is an arrangement of bones in the thorax of all vertebrates except the lamprey and the frog. It is formed by the ... A typical human rib cage consists of 24 ribs, the sternum (with xiphoid process), costal cartilages, and the 12 thoracic ... There is no angle, but at the tubercle the rib is slightly bent, with the convexity upward, so that the head of the bone is ... Articulation of head of rib Terms for anatomical location Terms for bones This article incorporates text in the public domain ...
*  Bench press
A lifter can elect to lower the bar to nipple level, to the xiphoid process, or even further, to the abdomen. On the other hand ... Distal clavicular osteolysis: bone spur or erosion at the end of the clavicle. Athletes suffering from this condition should ...
*  Surgical incision
It extends from the sternal notch to the xiphoid process. The sternum is divided, and a finochietto retractor used to keep the ... the rectus tendons are transected transversely 1-2 cm distal to the superior edge of the pubic bone. Rectus muscle should never ... The upper midline incision usually extends from the xiphoid process to the umbilicus. A typical lower midline incision is ... Sometimes a single incision extending from xiphoid process to pubic symphysis is employed, especially in trauma surgery. ...
*  Thoracic vertebrae
The xiphisternum (or xiphoid process of the sternum) is at the same level in the axial plane. The tenth thoracic vertebra has ... Same as the left, but bones around the thoracic vertebrae are shown as semi-transparent. Animation showing the shape of ... The superior articular processes are thin plates of bone projecting upward from the junctions of the pedicles and laminae; ...
*  Abdomen
They originate at the pubis bone, run up the abdomen on either side of the linea alba, and insert into the cartilages of the ... There is usually one about the xiphoid process, one at the navel, and one in between. It is the combination of the linea alba ... It originates at the pubic bone and is inserted into the linea alba halfway up to the navel. Functionally, the human abdomen is ... The fossa is named for the underlying iliac fossa of the hip bone, and thus is somewhat imprecise. Most of the anatomical ...
*  Cruralispennia
However, due to the bone having both an inner and outer layer, IVPP 21711 was believed to have died near adulthood. These ... On the other hand, the V-shaped xiphoid region is similar to basal enantiornithes such as Protopteryx and pengornithids. The ... A histological study of IVPP 21711's humerus found no lines of arrested growth present within the bone. This is evidence that ...
*  Cat anatomy
They walk directly on their toes, with the bones of their feet making up the lower part of the visible leg. All cats are ... Its origin is the xiphoid process of the sternum. The insertion is the humerus. In the cat there are three thin flat muscles ... Unlike human arms, cat forelimbs are attached to the shoulder by free-floating clavicle bones, which allows them to pass their ...
*  Appendicitis
The incision is two to three inches (76 mm) long and it is made in the right lower abdomen, several inches above the hip bone. ... the examiner performs a firm swish with his or her index and middle finger across the abdomen from the xiphoid process to the ...