costodiaphragmatic

adjective
cos·​to·​di·​a·​phrag·​mat·​ic | \ ˌkäs-tə-dī-ə-frə(g)-ˈmat-ik How to pronounce costodiaphragmatic (audio) , ˌkäs-tō- How to pronounce costodiaphragmatic (audio) , -ˌfrag- \

Medical Definition of costodiaphragmatic

: relating to or involving the ribs and diaphragm the costodiaphragmatic movement in inspiration

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“Costodiaphragmatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/costodiaphragmatic. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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