Lumbocostal ligament



lumbocostal ligament n.
A strong band that unites the twelfth rib with the tips of the transverse processes of the first and second lumbar vertebrae.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Lumbocostoabdominal triangle

    lumbocostoabdominal triangle lum·bo·cos·to·ab·dom·i·nal triangle (lŭm’bō-kŏs’tō-āb-dŏm’ə-nəl) n. An irregular area bounded by the inferior posterior serratus muscle, the abdominal internal and external oblique muscles, and the erector muscle of the spine.

  • Lumboinguinal

    lumboinguinal lum·bo·in·gui·nal (lŭm’bō-ĭng’gwə-nəl) adj. Relating to the lumbar and inguinal regions.



  • Lumbosacral

    [luhm-boh-sey-kruh l, ‐sak-ruh l] /ˌlʌm boʊˈseɪ krəl, ‐ˈsæk rəl/ adjective, Anatomy. 1. of, relating to, or involving the and regions or parts of the body. adjective See sacrolumbar lumbosacral lum·bo·sa·cral (lŭm’bō-sā’krəl) adj. Relating to the lumbar vertebrae and the sacrum.

  • Lumbrical

    [luhm-bri-kuh l] /ˈlʌm brɪ kəl/ noun, Anatomy. 1. any of four wormlike muscles in the palm of the hand and in the sole of the foot.



Disclaimer: Lumbocostal ligament definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.