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The rib cage is an arrangement of bones in the thorax of all vertebrates except the lamprey and the frog. It is formed by the vertebral column, ribs, and sternum and encloses the heart and lungs. In humans, the rib cage, also known as the thoracic cage, is a bony and cartilaginous structure which surrounds the thoracic cavity ...

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Picture of the ribcage. The ribcage, also called the thoracic cage, is a bony structure made up of the rib bones and their connective tissues. The ribcage forms part of the body's respiratory system. It enables expansion of the chest cavity so that the lungs can expand and breathe in oxygen. The ribcage also encloses the ...

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RIB CAGE ANATOMY. The rib cage, shaped in a mild cone shape and more flexible than most bone sets, is made up of varying elements such as the thoracic vertebra, 12 equally paired ribs, costal cartilage, and held together anteriorly by the sternum. The primary responsibilities of the ribcage involve protecting the thoracic ...

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Other articles where Rib cage is discussed: The rib cage, or thoracic basket, consists of the 12 thoracic (chest) vertebrae, the 24 ribs, and the breastbone, or sternum. The ribs are curved, compressed bars of bone, with each succeeding rib , from the first, or uppermost, becoming more open in curvature.…

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Mar 20, 2015 ... Although fixed into place, these ribs do allow for some outward movement, and this helps stabilize the chest during inhalation and exhalation. The human rib cage is made up of 12 paired rib bones; each are symmetrically paired on a right and left side. Of all 24 ribs, the first seven pairs are often labeled as ...

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Jun 17, 2016 ... Rib Cage Song/The Human Body for Kids/Learn about the Human Body for Children Learn about your rib cage in the human body with this fun and catchy video and ...
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Apr 7, 2013 ... https://www.AnimatedAnatomy.com/ ✅ ◅◅◅ CLICK TO PURCHASE ALL LESSONS This video includes many structures from thorax and discusses the anatomy of ribs as well as anatomy of rib cage in general. I also talk about sternum anatomy in my other videos that you can find on my website.

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Mar 7, 2016 ... Our thoracic cage or rib cage is composed of 12 pairs of ribs, sternum, cartilages and thoracic vertebrae. Of the 12 pairs of ribs, the first 7 pairs (1-7) are attached to vertebrae posteriorly and sternum anteriorly (with costal cartilage). These rib pairs are called true ribs. 8-12 rib pairs are attached to vertebrae ...

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Aug 1, 2017 ... The bones of the rib cage are the sternum, the 12 thoracic vertebrae and the 12 pairs of ribs. The sternum is a flat bone that is made up of three parts, the (1) manubrium, (2) body, and the (3) xiphoid process. The top edge of the manubrium has a depression called the suprasternal or jugular notch. All ribs ...