"Sternoclavicular Joint" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A double gliding joint formed by the CLAVICLE, superior and lateral parts of the manubrium sterni at the clavicular notch, and the cartilage of the first rib.
- Sternoclavicular Joint
- Joint, Sternoclavicular
- Joints, Sternoclavicular
- Sternoclavicular Joints
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Sternoclavicular Joint" by people in Profiles.
Infections and radiation injuries involving the chest wall. Thorac Surg Clin. 2010 Nov; 20(4):487-94.
Sternoclavicular joint swelling after surgery of the head and neck region: a case report and differential diagnostic review. Am J Otolaryngol. 2001 Sep-Oct; 22(5):367-70.