Costal tuberosity of clavicle

On the medial part of the clavicle is a broad rough surface, the costal tuberosity (impression for costoclavicular ligament), rather more than 2 cm. in length, for the attachment of the costoclavicular ligament.

Costal tuberosity of clavicle
Left clavicle. Inferior surface. (Costal tuberosity labeled at center left.)
Latinimpressio ligamenti costoclavicularis, tuberositas costalis claviculae
Anatomical terms of bone


This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 202 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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