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The Basic subset of the UBERON integrated, cross-species anatomy ontology is downloaded weekly from For more information about this ontology see the "About" page on the UBERON website at

Term:costal arch
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Accession:UBERON:0002225 term browser browse the term
Definition:The costal margin, sometimes referred to as the costal arch, is the medial margin formed by the false ribs, which in humans is from the eighth rib to the tenth rib.
Synonyms:related_synonym: arcus costae;   arcus costalis;   costal margin;   subcostal arch
 xref: EMAPA:37491;   FMA:7569;   FMA:7570;   MA:0001396;   NCI:C52715;   SCTID:367767002;   UMLS:C0230143;   Wikipedia:Costal_margin

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  UBERON ontology 0
    anatomical entity 0
      immaterial anatomical entity 0
        non-material anatomical boundary 0
          anatomical line 0
            costal arch 0
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  UBERON ontology 0
    anatomical entity 0
      material anatomical entity 0
        anatomical structure 0
          multicellular anatomical structure 0
            multicellular organism 0
              embryo 0
                cleaving embryo 0
                  blastula 0
                    presumptive paraxial mesoderm 0
                      paraxial mesoderm 0
                        trunk paraxial mesoderm 0
                          presumptive segmental plate 0
                            presomitic mesoderm 0
                              somite 0
                                sclerotome 0
                                  postcranial axial skeletal system 0
                                    rib skeletal system 0
                                      rib endochondral element 0
                                        rib pre-cartilage condensation 0
                                          rib cartilage element 0
                                            rib 0
                                              costal arch 0
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