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What is a sternum?

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What is a sternum?
posted Jun 24 by Karan Joglekar

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The sternum or breastbone is a long flat bone located in the central part of the chest. It connects to the ribs via cartilage and forms the front of the rib cage, thus helping to protect the heart, lungs, and major blood vessels from injury. Its three regions are the manubrium, the body, and the xiphoid process.

answer Jun 27 by Navya
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