Osteology

Representative thoracic and lumbar vertebrae viewed from below

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Representative thoracic and lumbar vertebrae viewed from below
1 . Spinous process
2 . Lamina (arch of vertebra)
3 . Transverse process
4 . Pedicle (arch of vertebra)
5 . Vertebral foramen
6 . Body of vertebra
7 . Inferior articular process
8 . Transverse costal facet
9 . Inferior costal facet
10 . Mamillary process
11 . Accessory process
12 . Transverse process
13 . Inferior articular process