spinal bones

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spinal bones
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2011-09-19 20:20:50
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  1. atlas (C1)
    • cervicle vertebrae
    • supports the head
  2. axis (C2)
    • cervicle vertebrae
    • allows the head to rotate
  3. dens
    • cervical vertebrae-axis
    • rotates head
  4. transverse foramen
    vertebral artery, vein and nerves pass
  5. superior demifacet
    • thoracic vertebrae
    • holds the head of rib with vertebral body
  6. inferior demifacets
    • thoracic vertebrae
    • holds head of the rib with inferior verteral body
  7. facet for tubercle of rib
    supports the rib
  8. sacral canal
    • sacrum
    • passageway for the spinal cord
  9. auricular surface
    articulates with the ilium of the pubic bone
  10. median sacral crest
    • sacrum
    • muscle attachment sight for sacrum muscles
  11. sacral foramina
    • sacrum
    • passage of nerves and blood vessels
  12. apex
    • sacrum
    • attachment site for coccyx
  13. sacral cornua
    • sacrum-apex
    • articulate with the coccygeal cornua
  14. base
    • sacrum
    • articulate with the lumbar vertebrae
  15. coccugeal cornua
    • coccyx
    • articulates with sacral cornua
  16. transverse process
    • occcyx
    • attachment site for glueteal muscles
  17. manubrium
    • sternum
    • holds and supports the ribs
  18. body
    • sternum
    • holds/supports theribs
  19. xiphoid
    • sternum
    • attachment site for abdominal muscles
  20. head-articular facet
    • rib
    • articulate with the thorasic demifacets
  21. neck
    • rib
    • supports the head
  22. tubercle-articular facet
    • rib
    • articulates with the thorasic vertebrae facet for tubercle of rib
  23. angle
    • rib
    • proects the posterior side of the lungs
  24. body
    • rib
    • protects the anterior portion of lungs and heart
  25. costal cartilage
    • connects ribs to sternum
    • hyaline cartilage
  26. head atypical rib
    articulates with the demifacets of the thorasic vertebrae
  27. floating ribs 11, 12
    protect the kidney

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