What Are the Superior Borders of the Heart?
Center, Left, and Right
- Center: Great vessels emerging from the heart
- Ex) pulmonary trunk, aorta, and Superior Vena Cava
Left: From 2nd left costal cartilage, 1.5 inches lateral from the body of the sternum
Right: from the 3rd right costal cartialge, 0.5 inches lateral from the body of the sternum