Definition of Thoracic cage

1. Noun. (anatomy) A rib cage. ¹



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Medical Definition of Thoracic cage

1. The skeleton of the thorax consisting of the thoracic vertebrae, ribs, costal cartilages, and sternum. Synonym: compages thoracis, skeleton thoracicus. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Thoracic Cage

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thoracal
thoracalgia
thoracenteses
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thoracic-pelvic-phalangeal dystrophy
thoracic actinomycosis
thoracic aorta
thoracic aortic aneurysm
thoracic aortic plexus
thoracic arteries
thoracic axis
thoracic cage (current term)
thoracic cages
thoracic cardiac branches of vagus nerve
thoracic cardiac nerves
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thoracic duct
thoracic fistula
thoracic ganglia
thoracic girdle
thoracic glands
thoracic goiter
thoracic index
thoracic injuries

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