manubrium

Summary

Summary: The upper or most anterior segment of the STERNUM which articulates with the CLAVICLE and first two pairs of RIBS.

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  1. Zielinski M, Kuzdzał J. Safety of complete median sternotomy approach for thymectomy. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2005;28:504; author reply 504-5 pubmed
  2. Funnell W. Low-frequency coupling between eardrum and manubrium in a finite-element model. J Acoust Soc Am. 1996;99:3036-43 pubmed
    The mechanical coupling between the eardrum and the manubrium was studied by means of a finite-element model of the cat eardrum...
  3. Kinoshita Y, Udagawa H, Tsutsumi K, Ueno M, Mine S, Ehara K. Surgical repair of refractory strictures of esophagogastric anastomoses caused by leakage following esophagectomy. Dis Esophagus. 2009;22:427-33 pubmed publisher
    ..The anterior plate of the manubrium was divided medially from the notch to the symphysis with the sternal saw...
  4. Verma A, Jain N. Tassier cleft no 30 (median cleft from lower lip to manubrium). Indian J Pediatr. 2001;68:1163-4 pubmed
    One-year-old female presented with cleft of lower lip, mandible, fissured tongue, absent hyoid bone, cleft of manubrium sterni, later is detected clinically by suprasternal bulge at suprasternal region while crying...
  5. Akache F, Funnell W, Daniel S. An experimental study of tympanic membrane and manubrium vibrations in rats. Audiol Neurootol. 2007;12:49-58 pubmed
    ..mechanics of the rat middle ear by measuring frequency responses at multiple points on the tympanic membrane and manubrium. A laser Doppler vibrometer was used to measure the vibrations. Measurements were made on 7 rats...
  6. Karikari I, Powers C, Isaacs R. Simple method for determining the need for sternotomy/manubriotomy with the anterior approach to the cervicothoracic junction. Neurosurgery. 2009;65:E165-6; discussion E166 pubmed publisher
    ..Our technique does not require any complex geometry and has given us very consistent results...
  7. Rubinstien E, Slavin J. Thymic abscess with bacteremia and manubriosternal pyarthrosis in a geriatric patient. Chest. 1993;103:962-4 pubmed
  8. Backhaus M, Loreck D. [Psoriatic arthritis with synchondrosis sternal superior manifestation]. Z Rheumatol. 1999;58:100-3 pubmed
    ..The findings of bone-scintigraphy, conventional radiography and arthrosonography of the manubriosternal joint arthritis are compared and discussed...
  9. Kurihara Y, Yakushiji Y, Matsumoto J, Ishikawa T, Hirata K. The ribs: anatomic and radiologic considerations. Radiographics. 1999;19:105-19; quiz 151-2 pubmed
    ..It is imperative that the radiologist be familiar with normal rib anatomy, normal rib variants, and the radiologic appearance of the ribs to prevent misdiagnosis...

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  1. Fujimura Y, Nishi Y, Nakamura M, Toyama Y, Suzuki N. Anterior decompression and fusion for ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament of the upper thoracic spine causing myelopathy: using the manubrium splitting approach. Spinal Cord. 1996;34:387-93 pubmed
    The effectiveness and problems associated with the operation of anterior decompression and fusion using the manubrium splitting approach for thoracic myelopathy due to ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament (OPLL) of the ..
  2. Nwaejike N, Unsworth White M. Manubriosternal subluxation/dislocation can lead to manubriosternal septic arthritis in patients with kyphoscoliosis. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2010;92:W35-7 pubmed publisher
    ..We present a case of manubriosternal subluxation/dislocation caused by kyphoscoliosis leading to manubriosternal septic arthritis...
  3. Gloyer M, Frei H, Hotz T, Käch K. Osteosynthesis of traumatic manubriosternal dislocations and sternal fractures with a 3.5/4.0 mm fixed-angle plate (LCP). Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2011;131:1261-6 pubmed publisher
    ..We present a case series of three patients with manubriosternal dislocation and/or sternal fractures...
  4. Go T, Altmayer M, Richter M, Macchiarini P. Decompressing manubriectomy under apneic oxygenation to release the median thoracic outlet compartment in Bechterew disease. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2003;126:867-9 pubmed
  5. Stahlman G, Wyrsch R, McNamara M. Late-onset sternomanubrial dislocation with progressive kyphotic deformity after a thoracic burst fracture. J Orthop Trauma. 1995;9:350-3 pubmed
    ..Internal fixation of these sternal injuries should be considered in the setting of a flexion-compression thoracic spine fracture to possibly prevent a worsening kyphosis and neurological decline...
  6. Smukalla K, Kalinski T, Motsch C. [Distant metastases on acinic cell carcinoma of the parotid gland after 12 years symptom-free interval]. Laryngorhinootologie. 2006;85:586-8 pubmed
    ..After 12 years the patient noted swelling in the region of sternum and biopsy was necessary. Histologically and immunohistochemically the diagnosis of distant metastase on acinic carcinoma of the parotid gland was confirmed...
  7. Fournie B, Boutes A, Dromer C, Sixou L, Le Guennec P, Granel J, et al. Prospective study of anterior chest wall involvement in ankylosing spondylitis and psoriatic arthritis. Rev Rhum Engl Ed. 1997;64:22-5 pubmed
    ..Enthesitis was the mechanism of the lesions. The manubriosternal symphysis and sternocostoclavicular joints were the most common sites of involvement, although other entheses in the region were affected in some patients...
  8. García López A, Iborra A. Transmanubrial transclavicular approach in tumors of the brachial plexus. Ann Plast Surg. 2011;67:387-90 pubmed publisher
    ..of retracting an osteomuscular flap that involves the medial portion of the clavicle, part of the sternal manubrium, the sternoclavicular joint, and the sternocleidomastoid muscle...
  9. Spaggiari L, Pastorino U. Transmanubrial approach with antero-lateral thoracotomy for apical chest tumor. Ann Thorac Surg. 1999;68:590-3 pubmed
  10. Currarino G. Double-layered manubrium sterni in young children with diastrophic dysplasia. Pediatr Radiol. 2000;30:404-9 pubmed
    ..5 years) had a double-layered manubrium with the accessory ossification located ventral to the normal manubrium. In the other 2 children, aged 5 and 11...
  11. Spaggiari L, Calabrese L, Gioacchino G, Pastorino U. Cervico-thoracic tumors resection through transmanubrial osteomuscular sparing approach. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 1999;16:564-7 pubmed
    ..Sparing the main osteo-muscular structures, it respects shoulder mobility of the scapular girdle, thus avoiding deformities due to clavicle resection...
  12. Tripathi S, Massad M, Mehta V, Benedetti E, Geha A. Pneumothorax necessitans presenting as a presternal pneumothoracocele. Ann Thorac Surg. 2000;69:266-7 pubmed
    ..joint infection with mediastinal and subcutaneous tissue abscesses that communicated through an erosion in the manubrium caused by osteomyelitis...
  13. Sar C, Hamzaoglu A, Talu U, Domanic U. An anterior approach to the cervicothoracic junction of the spine (modified osteotomy of manubrium sterni and clavicle). J Spinal Disord. 1999;12:102-6 pubmed
    ..One of these is Sundaresan's technique in which a part of the manubrium sterni and medial clavicle is resected...
  14. Truin W, Siebenga J, Belgers E, Bollen E. The role of video-assisted thoracic surgery in the surgical treatment of superior sulcus tumors. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010;11:512-4 pubmed publisher
    ..VATS can be very helpful in determining the exact location of the resection and at the same time performing a lobectomy avoiding extra morbidity due to a classical thoracotomy...
  15. Kälicke T, Frangen T, Müller E, Muhr G, Hopf F. Traumatic manubriosternal dislocation. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2006;126:411-6 pubmed
    ..is displaced in a dorsal direction; in Type II dislocation, the body is displaced to the ventral side of the manubrium. A manubriosternal dislocation may be caused by direct or indirect trauma...
  16. Doe K, Taha S, Lopes M, Leriche B, Nogues L. [Cervicomanubrial route for the ventral upper thoracic spine: technical note about six cases]. Neurochirurgie. 2008;54:105-12 pubmed publisher
    ..of the infrahyoid muscles close to their insertion at the upper thoracic outlet followed by osteotomy of the manubrium sterni...
  17. Saifudheen K, Anoop T, Mini P, Ramachandran M, Jabbar P, Jayaprakash R. Primary tubercular osteomyelitis of the sternum. Int J Infect Dis. 2010;14:e164-6 pubmed publisher
    ..case of primary tuberculous osteomyelitis of the sternum that presented with a swelling and pain over the manubrium sterni is reported...
  18. Katz M, Shier C, Ellis B, Leisen J, Hardy D, Jundt J. A unified approach to symptomatic juxtasternal arthritis and enthesitis. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1989;153:327-33 pubmed
    ..Idiopathic sternocostoclavicular hyperostosis can be diagnosed only after systemic arthropathy or enthesopathy has been excluded...
  19. Lam F, Groff M. An anterior approach to spinal pathology of the upper thoracic spine through a partial manubriotomy. J Neurosurg Spine. 2011;15:467-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Their modified approach spares the sternoclavicular joints and leaves the sternum intact, decreasing the morbidity associated with these added procedures...
  20. Bocker W, Euler E, Schieker M, Kettler M, Mutschler W. A novel surgical technique for transverse sternal bone defects using flexible intramedullary nailing. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006;54:564-6 pubmed
    ..The defect was bridged by two elastic titanium nails and an autogenous corticocancellous bone graft. This new surgical technique showed a good clinical and functional outcome...
  21. Lee B, Yi J, Chung J, Kim D, Kang J. Bedside prediction of airway length in adults and children. Anesthesiology. 2009;111:556-60 pubmed publisher
  22. Ahsan R, Early S, O Meara A, Nolke L. The management of thoracic inlet syndrome associated with Hurler's syndrome: a novel surgical technique. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2009;36:1081-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, a novel surgical strategy was used to decompress his head and neck vessels. The manubrium was widened using an iliac crest bone graft, stabilised using internal fixation plates and reconstructed with a ..
  23. Kothari M, Saini P, Shethna S, Dalvie S. Manubriosternal dislocation with spinal fracture: A rare cause for delayed haemothorax. Chin J Traumatol. 2015;18:245-8 pubmed
    ..Computerized axial tomography scan of chest with contrast is indicated to rule out visceral injuries and a chest radiograph should be repeated before the patient is discharged to look for delayed haemothorax. ..
  24. Adams S, Yarnold P, Mathews J. Clinical use of the olecranon-manubrium percussion sign in shoulder trauma. Ann Emerg Med. 1988;17:484-7 pubmed
    ..We studied the usefulness of the olecranon-manubrium percussion (OMP) test, a physical diagnostic procedure performed in shoulder trauma...
  25. Schwagten V, Beaucourt L, Van Schil P. Traumatic manubriosternal joint disruption: case report. J Trauma. 1994;36:747-8 pubmed
    A manubriosternal separation was found in a 27-year-old man after a blunt chest trauma. The manubrium and body of the sternum were separated by a gap of 3 cm. Surgical reduction and fixation were performed with good results.
  26. Barchilon V, Hershkovitz I, Rothschild B, Wish Baratz S, Latimer B, Jellema L, et al. Factors affecting the rate and pattern of the first costal cartilage ossification. Am J Forensic Med Pathol. 1996;17:239-47 pubmed
    ..The main conclusion of the study is that the degree of ossification of the first costal cartilage as an indicator of age does not provide the precision necessary for anthropological or forensic studies...
  27. Decraemer W, Khanna S, Funnell W. Malleus vibration mode changes with frequency. Hear Res. 1991;54:305-18 pubmed
    The mode of vibration of the cat manubrium is investigated by measuring its vibration in response to sound stimulus at four locations between the umbo and the processus lateralis with a heterodyne interferometer...
  28. Decraemer W, Dirckx J, Funnell W. Shape and derived geometrical parameters of the adult, human tympanic membrane measured with a phase-shift moiré interferometer. Hear Res. 1991;51:107-21 pubmed
    ..We show further how the same data can be used to specify exactly the shape of the tympanic membrane in a mathematical finite-element model of the middle ear...
  29. Schils J, Resnick D, Haghighi P, Trudell D, Sartoris D. Pathogenesis of discovertebral and manubriosternal joint abnormalities in rheumatoid arthritis: a cadaveric study. J Rheumatol. 1989;16:291-7 pubmed
    ..Conversely, the lesions of the manubriosternal joint were produced by inflammatory changes related to the development of a synovial cavity in the articulation...
  30. Tubbs R, Bauer D, Chambers M, Loukas M, Shoja M, Cohen Gadol A. A novel method for cerebrospinal fluid diversion: a cadaveric and animal study. Neurosurgery. 2011;68:491-4; discussion 495 pubmed publisher
    ..Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) diversionary methods are fraught with complications (eg, infection, obstruction, and CSF malabsorption at the distal site)...
  31. Golder W, Karberg K, Sieper J. Fluoroscopy-guided application of corticosteroids for local control of manubriosternal joint pain in patients with spondyloarthropathies. Clin Rheumatol. 2004;23:481-4 pubmed
    ..In spite of the clinical improvement, the signs of inflammation in MRI did not decrease. Local steroid application seems to be an underused therapeutic modality in managing rheumatic involvement of the anterior chest wall...
  32. Ebraheim N, Shafiq Q, Liu J. Nonunion of comminuted transverse sternal fracture involving manubrio-sternal joint fixed with metal plates and autogenous bone graft. J Trauma. 2007;62:227-30 pubmed
  33. Peelle M, Rawlins B, Frelinghuysen P. A novel source of cancellous autograft for ACDF surgery: the manubrium. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2007;20:36-41 pubmed
    ..underwent single-level ACDF with plate fixation, titanium mesh cage, and cancellous autograft from the manubrium. Cancellous bone was obtained through a cortical window on the anterior aspect of the manubrium through a 2-cm ..
  34. Stammen J, Bolte J, Shaw J. Biomechanical impact response of the human chin and manubrium. Ann Biomed Eng. 2012;40:666-78 pubmed publisher
    ..This study investigated the biofidelity of this contact by evaluating the impact response of both the chin and manubrium of adult post-mortem human subjects (PMHSs)...
  35. Cheng S, Glickerman D, Karmy Jones R, Borsa J. Traumatic sternomanubrial dislocation with associated bilateral internal mammary artery occlusion. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2003;180:810 pubmed
  36. Decraemer W, Khanna S. Modelling the malleus vibration as a rigid body motion with one rotational and one translational degree of freedom. Hear Res. 1994;72:1-18 pubmed
    Vibration of a set of points distributed along the manubrium of cat was measured with a heterodyne interferometer in response to sinusoidal acoustic signals...
  37. Chandrakanth H, Kanchan T, Krishan K, Arun M, Pramod Kumar G. Estimation of age from human sternum: an autopsy study on a sample from South India. Int J Legal Med. 2012;126:863-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The present investigation is an attempt to study the fusion of manubrium and xiphoid process with mesosternum in 118 sterna (67 males and 51 females) of known age obtained during ..
  38. Spaggiari L, Pastorino U. Double transmanubrial approach and sternotomy for resection of a giant thymic carcinoid tumor. Ann Thorac Surg. 2001;72:629-31 pubmed
    ..We report the use of a "double" transmanubrial approach for the resection of a giant mediastinal mass requiring bilateral vascular dissection and superior vena cava system resection and replacement...
  39. Veenstra H, Klop M, Lohuis P, Nieweg O, Valdes Olmos R. Lymphatic drainage of melanomas located on the manubrium sterni to cervical lymph nodes: a case series assessed by SPECT/CT. Clin Nucl Med. 2013;38:e137-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In this case series, 3 patients with lymphatic drainage to the neck derived from melanomas located over the manubrium sterni are described...
  40. Konishi M, Nobuoka W. [Case of aneurysmal bone cyst in sternal manubrium]. Kyobu Geka. 1996;49:334-6 pubmed
    A 27-year-old female who suffered from aneurysmal bone cyst in sternal manubrium, which is histologically confirmed, underwent sternal manubriumectomy. Tumor was totally resected...
  41. Ehara S. Manubriosternal joint: imaging features of normal anatomy and arthritis. Jpn J Radiol. 2010;28:329-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Only erosion and fluffy adjacent bone resorption on plain radiography and computed tomography are specific features of active arthritis...
  42. Chen Y, Wu B, Xie Y, Dong W, Zhang W, Que Q, et al. [Clinical anatomy study on the acupuncture safety of tiantu (CV 22) and qishe (ST 11)]. Zhongguo Zhen Jiu. 2007;27:120-2 pubmed
    ..To study on the relation between the regional anatomy and safety of acupuncture at Tiantu (CV 22) and Qishe (ST 11)...
  43. Chukwuemeka A, Currie L, Ellis H. CT anatomy of the mediastinal structures at the level of the manubriosternal angle. Clin Anat. 1997;10:405-8 pubmed
  44. Dong A, Bai Y, Wang Y, Zuo C. Bone scan, MRI, and FDG PET/CT findings in composite hemangioendothelioma of the manubrium sterni. Clin Nucl Med. 2014;39:e180-3 pubmed publisher
    ..A 56-year-old man presented with sternum pain for 2 years. Bone scan showed a hot spot in the manubrium sterni...
  45. Shinjo K. Dacron fabric-enveloped hydroxyapatite prosthesis for sternal tumor defect: an autopsy report. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1990;86:973-8 pubmed
    A 38-year-old housewife with solitary plasmacytoma of the manubrium who underwent a subtotal sternectomy treated by resection of the lesion is reported...
  46. Vermaat M, De Schepper A, Bloem J. Sternocostoclavicular hyperostosis in SAPHO-syndrome. JBR-BTR. 2005;88:158-9 pubmed
  47. Xiu P, Shui D, Wang Q, Wang G, Lan Y. Anatomic and morphometric analysis of manubrium sterni as a source of autograft for anterior cervical fusion surgery using quantitative 3-dimensional computed tomographic scans. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012;37:E935-41 pubmed publisher
    A morphologic study of manubrium sterni using 3-dimensional computed tomography (3D-CT).
  48. Falavigna A, Righesso O, Teles A. Anterior approach to the cervicothoracic junction: proposed indication for manubriotomy based on preoperative computed tomography findings. J Neurosurg Spine. 2011;15:38-47 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to present straightforward preoperative methods to define the need for manubriotomy in the anterior surgical approach to the cervicothoracic junction...
  49. Seidl T, Maier M, Refior H, Veihelmann A. [Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis]. Orthopade. 2003;32:535-40 pubmed
    ..5 years with the cervical spine and the manubrium sterni being affected...
  50. Bush M, Owen M. Modification of the ventral approach to the caudal cervical spine by resection of the manubrium in a dog. Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol. 2009;22:514-6 pubmed publisher
    ..In making the approach to the caudal cervical spine, the cranial aspect of the manubrium of the sternum was resected...
  51. Collie D, Smith G, Merrick M. 99mTc-MDP scintigraphy in ankylosing spondylitis. Clin Radiol. 1993;48:392-7 pubmed
    ..Clinical indications for bone scintigraphy in ankylosing spondylitis are suggested...
  52. Pahlavan P, Leslie W. Multiple imaging findings in SAPHO syndrome. Clin Nucl Med. 2008;33:912-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Striking imaging findings included intense uptake on bone scintigraphy, photopenia on white blood cell imaging, and dramatically elevated lumbar spine bone density on dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA)...
  53. Pimpalwar A, Kroeker T, Ramachandran V. Cervicothoracic neuroblastoma arising from the stellate ganglion in children: the use of muscle and bone sparing transmanubrial transcostal approach. J Pediatr Surg. 2008;43:E31-4 pubmed publisher
    ..We report a 2-year-old girl with cervicothoracic neuroblastoma who had an excellent outcome with this approach...