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the act or fact of coming together

a point or position at which two or more things are joined

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FNAC (Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology) of the costochondral junction revealed Mycobacterium tuberculosis and on culture and histopathology of aspirated material revealed tubercular granuloma (Fig.
The chest is opened by removing the sternum with cartilaginous rib ends, taking care to sample the costochondral junction (fifth rib) for histologic analysis.
75% of chest wall chondrosarcomas arise from the costochondral junction between the ribs and sternum as was observed in our case.
Firm pressure with the heel of the hand over the costochondral junction is a particularly important part of the exam in children who present with the complaint of chest pain.
The muscles and the periosteum are cut over the selected rib from the costochondral junction to posterior part of the rib.
In our 21 year old female case early costochondral junction calcification was noted.