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1

Give the discription of the Cervical,Thoracic and Lumbar,

Cervical: CI-VII curvature: A. Convexity-S.S.Curve Thoracic: TI-TXII Curvature: A. Concavity-S.P.Curve Lumbar: LI-LV Curvature: A. Convexity- I.P.Curve

2

Vertebral arch consist of four parts what are they and their description?

Pedicles-attaches to arch of body Lamina-flat portion forming roof of arch P. Interarticularis-oblique portion b/w articular process Vertebral notches-form inter-vertebral foramina

3

What are the processes of the vetebra? give each its description.

Spinous-posterioly and inferioly Transverse-posteriolaterally Articular-maintain alignment of adjacent vertabrea.


5

what are the differences between Atlas and Axis.

Atlas is CI. it has an anterior arch with anterior tubercle also with posterior. Axis is CII. it has a superior projection from the body aka Dens

6

What is vertebral prominens?

Ligament connected to the vertebral promince.