sternalgia ster·nal·gi·a (stər-nāl’jē-ə, -jə)
Pain in the sternum or in the sternal region. Also called sternodynia.
- Sternal line
sternal line n. A vertical line corresponding to the lateral margin of the sternum.
- Sternal plane
sternal plane n. A plane along the front surface of the sternum.
- Sternal puncture
sternal puncture n. Removal of bone marrow from the manubrium of the sternum with a needle.
noun 1. George Miller, 1838–1915, U.S. bacteriologist and medical researcher. 2. Josef von [joh-zuh f,, -suh f] /ˈdʒoʊ zəf,, -səf/ (Show IPA), von Sternberg, Josef. noun 1. See von Sternberg Sternberg Stern·berg, George Miller. 1838-1915. American army physician who was U.S. surgeon general (1893-1902) and organized (1900) the Yellow Fever Commission.