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Intercostal space
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  • Intercostal muscles - “ The intercostal muscles are an important group of muscles in the intercostal spaces (between the ribs) that contract during respiration. Three mus...”
  • External intercostal muscle - “ The external (or outermost) intercostal muscles are important muscles of respiration. They number eleven on each side and are located in the inter...”
  • Internal intercostal muscle - “ The internal intercostal muscles are important muscles of respiration. They number eleven on each side and are located in the intercostal spaces, ...”
  • Innermost intercostal muscles - “ The innermost intercostal muscles are muscles of respiration. They are the deepest intercostal muscles located in the intercostal spaces, and cont...”
  • Intercostal spaces - “ The intercostal spaces are the space between the ribs. There are 11 spaces on each side and they are numbered according to the rib which is the su...”
  • Anterior intercostal arteries - “ The intercostal spaces are supplied by pairs of posterior and anterior intercostal arteries. Gross Anatomy The 1st to 6th anterior intercostal a...”
  • Posterior intercostal arteries - “ The intercostal spaces are supplied by pairs of anterior and posterior intercostal arteries. Gross Anatomy The first two intercostal spaces are ...”
  • Intercostal nerve - “ The intercostal nerves are the somatic nerves that arise from the anterior divisions of the thoracic spinal nerves from T1 to T11. These nerves in...”
  • Transversus thoracis muscle - “ The transversus thoracis muscle is the most anterior muscle of the inner layer (external intercostal, internal intercostal and transversus thoraci...”

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