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Bifid rib

DA: 441

Developmental anomaly information

Definition: A bifid rib or bifurcated rib or sternum bifidum is a congenital abnormality occuring when the sternal end of the rib is cleaved into two. It is usually unilateral.


  • bifurcated rib
  • sternum bifidum

Developmental anomaly parent: (empty)

Topology: Human body > Thorax

System: Human body > musculoskeletal system. > Bones

Developmental anomaly category: Malformation

Case records MDB138
Observed in MDB cases
Observed in combinaisons (MDB)
Observed in malformative diseases (MDB)
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Associated developmental anomalies

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Last modified: 2009-01-05 21:46:44 by farideh

Created: 2008-07-21 20:13:25 by farideh

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