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Body of rib

Body of rib

The shaft of a rib; the portion which extends laterally, anteriorly, and then medially from the tubercle.

Synonym: corpus costae.

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... for several years, although not too often. There are some places on my body that, when I pinch them, I feel a slight pain in another place on my ... however I have had pain in my back from pinching my front-right lower rib area, so, that idea got thrown out the window. I've never heard of any ...

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