Bassett Collection of Stereoscopic Images of Human Anatomy

Osteology

Articulated cervical vertebrae, posterolateral view

Image #48-2

KEYWORDS: Bones cartilage joints, Cervical vertebrae.

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Osteology
Articulated cervical vertebrae, posterolateral view
Roman numerals designate the individual vertebrae in order.
1 . Transverse process atlas
2 . Articular surface superior epistrophei
3 . Transverse foramen
4 . Superior articular process
5 . Inferior articular process
6 . Posterior tubercle
7 . Anterior tubercle
8 . Transverse process
9 . Vertebral prominence
10 . Vertebral arch
11 . Dens
12 . Superior articular fovea atlas
13 . Vertebral canal
14 . Spinous process
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