Subdivision of skeletal system that consists of all skeletal elements in the thoracic region of the trunk. In most vertebrates this is the rib cage and sternum. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rib_cage https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

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definition
  • Subdivision of skeletal system that consists of all skeletal elements in the thoracic region of the trunk. In most vertebrates this is the rib cage and sternum.
has exact synonym
  • thoracic part of axial skeleton
  • thoracic skeleton
  • skeleton of thorax
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  • UBERON:0014477