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Descriptions of Chest

Chest: the part of the human body between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates
Source: WordNet 2.1

Summary Information: Chest

Chest: Upper region of the torso including the rib cage.

Condition count: 6 ; see list below.

Organ types: Body (80)

Number: 1 chest

Related organs: stomach (36), intestine (43), digestive (127), heart (55), lungs (73), ribs (2), rib cage

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Chest: Related Topics

Diseases List for Chest:

The following list of medical conditions have 'Chest' or similar listed as an affected body part in our database:






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