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Joint

Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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Spontaneous atraumatic anterior subluxation of the sternoclavicular joint. J Bone Joint Surg Am.
Allen et al., "Surgical management of sternoclavicular joint infections," Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, vol.
At the upper thoracic inlet, around sternoclavicular joints area, both of clavicle are anotamically near with subclavian arteries and veins, both brachial plexuses esophagus and trachea, both carotid arteries and jugulary veins.
Sternoclavicular joint involvement has been reported in 1%-41% patients with rheumatoid arthritis, 2%-28% patients with ankylosing spondylitis, 15% patients with psoriatic arthritis, and rarely in reactive arthritis (9).
McKee, "Bipolar clavicle injury: posterior dislocation of the acromioclavicular joint with anterior dislocation of the sternoclavicular joint: a report of two cases," Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, vol.
A-25-year-old woman was admitted with the complaints of swelling and pain in the sternoclavicular joint for two months.
Anatomical mechanisms explaining damage to pacemaker leads, defibrillator leads, and failure of central venous catheters adjacent to the sternoclavicular joint. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 1993;16(3 Pt 1):445-57.
Disorders of the sternoclavicular joint. J Bone Joint Surg Br 2008; 90:685-96.
The "stand-up-straight" message can lead to tension in the torso and legs, while the "shoulders back" message can create tension in the sternoclavicular joint (4) and ribcage and poses an unnecessary barrier to coordinated movement.
The skin landmarks for the supraclavicular artery exit point are the junction point 3 cm above the clavicle, 8.2 cm from the sternoclavicular joint and 2.1 cm dorsal to the sternocleidomastoid muscle.
The medial or sternal end is quadrangular and articulates with the clavicular notch of the manubrium sterni to form the sternoclavicular joint. The articular surface extends to the inferior aspect, for articulation with the first costal cartilage.
He had two-year history of pain in the left shoulder, left anterior thorax around the left sternoclavicular joint which was present at rest.