suprasternal notch


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suprasternal notch

[¦sü·prə′stərn·əl ′näch]
(anatomy)
Jugular notch of the sternum.
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During intubation, the transducer (High frequency 10-15 MHz linear probe, Mindray Machine) was placed just above the suprasternal notch for transtracheal real-time (Transverse view) ultrasonography for direct visualisation of passage of the endotracheal tube into the trachea or oesophagus.
According to research done by Shulman the ideal suprasternal notch to nipple distance was determined by (0.
Swellings on front of chest wall and suprasternal notch were unusual sites probably extension from pulmonary Tuberculosis.
The usual sites of these lesions are suprasternal notch, presternal area, the neck and scapula.
Incidentally, her globus hystericus was immediately and permanently relieved with one treatment of neural therapy using procaine and Spascupreel from Heel in intradermal wheels (quaddles) to her suprasternal notch and in a ring around her neck and over the dorsal processes of the associated cervical vertebrae.