Intercostal means "between the ribs". It can refer to:

  • Intercostal muscle
  • Highest intercostal vein
  • Intercostal arteries
  • Intercostal space

Other articles related to "intercostal, intercostals":

Intercostal Lymph Nodes
... The intercostal lymph nodes (intercostal glands ) occupy the posterior parts of the intercostal spaces, in relation to the intercostal vessels ... the chest some of these vessels are interrupted by small lateral intercostal glands ...
List Of Muscles Of The Human Body/version 2 - Muscles of Torso - Chest
... Insertion Artery Nerve Action Antagonist intercostales ribs 1-11 ribs 2-12 intercostal arteries intercostal nerves Muscle Origin Insertion Artery Nerve Action Antagonist external intercostal arteries intercostal ...
Anterior Intercostal Veins
... The anterior intercostal veins are the veins which drain the anterior intercostal space ...
Costocervical Trunk
... the deep cervical artery and the supreme intercostal artery (highest intercostal artery), which descends behind the pleura in front of the necks of the first and ... In the first intercostal space, it gives off a branch which is distributed in a manner similar to the distribution of the aortic intercostals ... The branch for the second intercostal space usually joins with one from the highest aortic intercostal artery ...