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Costal cartilage

Costal cartilage

The cartilage forming the anterior continuation of a rib, providing the means by which it reaches and articulates with the sternum.

Synonym: cartilago costalis, costicartilage.


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... fibres collagènes et élastiques, mésentère; coloration: hématoxyline 3: cartilage hyalin, cartilage costal; coloration: hématoxyline 4: tissu osseux, os compact (?)

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