mammary region


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mammary region

[′mam·ə·rē ‚rē·jən]
(anatomy)
The space on the anterior surface of the chest between a line drawn through the lower border of the third rib and one drawn through the upper border of the xiphoid cartilage.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.