How many ribs in the human body?

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Earl Mahone

We have 12 pair of ribs on each side. The first 7 are connected to the sternum by their costal cartilages, the other indirect.


Kelly Jang

Both men and women have twelve pairs of ribs.

24 in all. Your ribcage is assembled from three types of bone - your sternum, 12 pairs of ribs and 12 thoracic vertebrae.


Maggy Holman

The human body has twelve separate ribs.

Most people have 12 on each side - a total of 24 ribs. part of the thoracic spine and make up what is called the "rib cage."

Most people have 12 on each side, a total of 24 ribs. The ribs are part of the thoracic spine and make up the "rib cage".

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