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Descriptor English:   Intercostal Muscles 
Descriptor Spanish:   Músculos Intercostales 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Músculos Intercostais 
Synonyms English:   Intercostal Muscle
Muscle, Intercostal
Muscles, Intercostal  
Tree Number:   A02.633.567.900.500
Definition English:   Respiratory muscles that arise from the lower border of one rib and insert into the upper border of the adjoining rib, and contract during inspiration or respiration. (From Stedman, 25th ed) 
Indexing Annotation English:   /growth: coord with MUSCLE DEVELOPMENT; /embryol: coord with MUSCLE DEVELOPMENT if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
IR innervation ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PA pathology PH physiology
PP physiopathology RE radiation effects
SU surgery TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   22524 
Unique Identifier:   D007366 

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