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Bones of the Torso: Atlas, Vertebral Column, Coccyx, Cervical Vertebrae, Thoracic Vertebrae, Human Rib Cage, Lumbar Vertebrae, Human Stern Books LLC

Bones of the Torso: Atlas, Vertebral Column, Coccyx, Cervical Vertebrae, Thoracic Vertebrae, Human Rib Cage, Lumbar Vertebrae, Human Stern

Books LLC

Published August 17th 2011
ISBN : 9781155161259
Paperback
36 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 35. Chapters: Atlas, Vertebral column, Coccyx, Cervical vertebrae, Thoracic vertebrae, Human rib cage, LumbarMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 35. Chapters: Atlas, Vertebral column, Coccyx, Cervical vertebrae, Thoracic vertebrae, Human rib cage, Lumbar vertebrae, Human sternum, Sacrum, Suprasternal notch, Dens, Axis, Body of vertebra, Xiphoid process, Dorsal surface of sacrum, False ribs, Articular processes, Body of sternum, Spinal canal, First rib, Transverse processes, Pelvic surface of sacrum, Vertebra prominens, Intervertebral foramina, Sternal angle, Manubrium, Spinous process, Neck of rib, Floating rib, Sacral promontory, Ala of sacrum, Costal groove, Base of the sacrum, Lateral surface of sacrum, Pedicle of vertebral arch, Second rib, Lamina of the vertebral arch, Twelfth rib, Tubercle, Vertebral foramen, Sacral hiatus, Foramen transversarium, Infrasternal angle, Posterior tubercle of cervical vertebra, Presacral space, Anterior arch of atlas, Sacral canal, Eleventh rib, Median sacral crest, Anterior sacral foramina, Posterior arch of atlas, Head of rib, Mammillary process, Posterior sacral foramina, Vertebral notch, Lateral mass of atlas, Accessory process, Medial sacral crest, Anterior tubercle of cervical vertebra, True ribs, Sacral tuberosity, Lateral sacral crest, Costal margin, Transverse costal facet, Inferior costal facet, Superior costal facet, Xiphisternal joint, Sacrovertebral angle, Tenth rib, Cervical vertebra 6, Thoracic skeleton, Cervical vertebra 5, Sacral angle, Cervical vertebra 4, Cervical vertebra 3. Excerpt: In human anatomy, the vertebral column (Latin ? Columna vertebralis) (backbone or spine) is a column usually consisting of 24 articulating vertebrae, and 9 fused vertebrae in the sacrum and the coccyx. It is situated in the dorsal aspect of the torso, separated by intervertebral discs. It houses and protects the spinal cord in its spinal canal. There are normally thirty-three (33) vertebrae in humans, including the five that are fused to...