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tho·rac·ic

 (thə-răs′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or situated in or near the thorax: the thoracic vertebrae; thoracic appendages.

tho·rac′i·cal·ly adv.

thoracic

(θɔːˈræsɪk)
adj
(Anatomy) of, near, or relating to the thorax

tho•rac•ic

(θɔˈræs ɪk, θoʊ-)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or involving the thorax.
[1650–60; < Medieval Latin thōrācicus < Greek thōrākikós. See thorax, -ic]

tho·rac·ic

(thə-răs′ĭk)
Relating to or located in or near the thorax: thoracic vertebrae.

thoracic

Relating to the chest.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.thoracic - of or relating to the chest or thorax; "pectoral organ"
Translations

thoracic

[θɔːˈræsɪk] ADJtorácico

thoracic

adjBrust-, thorakal (spec); thoracic vertebraBrustwirbel m

thoracic

[θɔːˈræsɪk] adj (Med) → toracico/a

tho·rac·ic

a. torácico-a, rel. al tórax;
___ cagecaja o pared ___;
___ cavitycavidad ___;
___ contusioncontusión ___;
___ ductconducto ___;
___ drainagedrenaje ___;
___ girdlecintura escapular ___;
___ injuriestraumatismos ___;
___ neoplasmsneoplasmas ___;
___ wallpared ___.

thoracic

adj torácico
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This limitation of lung movement is however greatly compensated by the expansion of the thoracic cage and by flaring of lower ribs, thus altering the configuration of thoracic cage.
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Conclusion: Multidetector computed tomography enabled evaluation of the thoracic cage as a whole.
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b) Three-dimensional CT reconstruction of the thoracic cage showing bony destruction of the 7th, 8th, and 9th ribs.
The author has organized the main body of his text in seven chapters devoted to symptoms and diagnosis, imaging of the skull, imaging of the spine, imaging of the pelvis, imaging of the shoulder girdle and thoracic cage, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
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Blood presure changes once with altitude increase and respiratory frequency is influenced directly by the cardiac frequency, fully exploating elasticity of the thoracic cage.