Breastbane

Sternum
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Poseetion o sternum in human (shawn in reid).
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Posterior surface o sternum.
Details
Identifiers
Laitin Sternum
MeSH A02.835.232.904.766
Dorlands
/Elsevier
s_23/12758288
TA A02.3.03.001
FMA FMA:7485
Anatomical terms o bane

The sternum (frae Greek στέρνον, sternon, "chest"; plural "sternums" or "sterna") or breastbane is a lang flat bany plate shaped lik a caipital "T" locatit anteriorly tae the heart in the center o the thorax (chest).

Other Languages
العربية: عظم القص
Aymar aru: Tujtuka
български: Гръдна кост
brezhoneg: Klerenn
bosanski: Grudna kost
català: Estern
čeština: Hrudní kost
dansk: Sternum
Deutsch: Brustbein
Ελληνικά: Στέρνο
English: Sternum
Esperanto: Sternumo
español: Esternón
eesti: Rinnak
euskara: Bularrezur
فارسی: جناغ
suomi: Rintalasta
français: Sternum
Gaeilge: Steirneam
galego: Esterno
עברית: עצם החזה
hrvatski: Prsna kost
magyar: Szegycsont
interlingua: Sterno
íslenska: Bringubein
italiano: Sterno
日本語: 胸骨
қазақша: Төс сүйек
한국어: 복장뼈
Кыргызча: Төш сөөк
Latina: Sternum
lietuvių: Krūtinkaulis
latviešu: Krūšu kauls
norsk nynorsk: Brystbein
norsk: Brystbein
português: Esterno
română: Stern
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Prsna kost
සිංහල: උරෝස්ථිය
Simple English: Sternum
slovenčina: Hrudná kosť
slovenščina: Prsnica
Soomaaliga: Sakaar (laf)
српски / srpski: Грудна кост
svenska: Bröstben
తెలుగు: ఉరోస్థి
Türkçe: Sternum
Tiếng Việt: Xương ức
中文: 胸骨