Structure of intercostal space

Known as: Intercostal space, Spatium intercostale, intercostal spaces 
Space of compartment of trunk bounded by the upper and lower surfaces of two consecutive ribs.
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND It has been postulated that video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) achieves a better biometric and aesthetic… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND The internal mammary artery perforator flap has been used in head and neck reconstruction. Although anatomical and… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Speckle tracking echocardiography is increasingly used to quantify left ventricular (LV) twist. However, one of the… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND The lateral intercostal artery perforator flaps are based on intercostal perforators that arise from the costal groove… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to assess the potential value of hand-carried ultrasound (HCU) devices in the diagnosis and… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The "comet-tail" is an ultrasound sign detectable with ultrasound chest instruments; this sign consists of multiple comet-tails… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND In patients with breast cancer, sentinel nodes (SNs) are detected outside the axilla in 1-2% of cases after… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to determine normal values of phrenic nerve conduction (PNC) in healthy individuals; to… (More)
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Review
1989
Review
1989
Ninety-five patients with stab wounds to the lower chest and abdomen underwent routine abdominal exploration. Eighteen of these… (More)
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1980
1980
The human intercostal space has been studied by excision of the posterior part of the rib cage at autopsy, followed by fixation… (More)
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