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voice & speech: journey of the voice: framework: ribs

Framework: The Ribs

The ribs protect the vital organs of the torso, particularly the heart and lungs, by wrapping around from the thoracic vertebrae of the spine in the back to the sternum in the front.

There are three types of ribs:

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More on the Ribs...

View the ribs from the side

Mythos Anatomy

View the anatomical structures of the ribcase at Mythos Anatomy's site. Lots more here to explore...