Glossary of Medical Terms

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The radiate, stellate, or anterior costovertebral ligament connecting the head of every rib to the bodies of the two vertebrae with which it articulates. Synonym: ligamentum capitis costae radiatum, ligamentum radiatum, radiate ligament, stellate ligament.
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