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Saturday, September 18, 2021
Home Osteopathic approach to the equine thorax This picture shows the second rib still in place.

This picture shows the second rib still in place.

Osteopathic approach to the equine thorax
The parietal pleura is tightly attached to the underside of the ribs and intercostal muscles. All photos courtesy of Paige Poss.
A view from above plus a close-up the organs in the chest, and how they sit. Note how the diaphragm and liver are as far cranial as the seventh thoracic rib ventrally (2)