Thoracic anatomy

Assoc Prof Craig Hacking and Dr Tim Luijkx et al.

Thoracic anatomy encompasses the anatomy of all structures of the thorax.

This anatomy section promotes the use of the Terminologia Anatomica, the international standard of anatomical nomenclature. 

Anatomy: Radiological

The anatomy section is organized into seven expandable chapters based on regional body systems:

Anatomy: Thoracic

Anatomy: Thoracic

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Article information

rID: 33448
System: Chest, Spine, Vascular
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Thorax anatomy
  • Anatomy of thorax
  • Anatomy of the thorax
  • Chest anatomy
  • Anatomy of the chest

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