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1

What joint classifications are present at each typical cervical?

Synovial plane (diarthrosis arthrodia), modified synovial saddle (diarthrosis sellar), fibrous (Amphiarthrosis) Syndesmosis and cartilaginous (Amphiarthrosis) symphysis

2

What joint classifications are present at C7?

Synovial plane (diarthrosis arthrodia), modified synovial saddle (diarthrosis sellar), fibrous (Amphiarthrosis) Syndesmosis and cartilaginous (Amphiarthrosis) symphysis

3

What forms the boundaries for the C2 nerve exit from the spinal canal?

Inferior articular process of C1, superior articular process of C2, capsular ligament

4

What forms the posterior boundary for the C2 nerve exit from the spinal canal?

The posterior arch of C1, lamina of C2 and posterior atlanto-axial ligament

5

What forms the anterior boundary for the C3-C7 nerve exit from the spinal canal?

The vertebral bodies, intervertebral disc, posterior longitudinal ligament, uncinate process, lateral groove

6

What are the superior articular facet orientations for the cervical vertebrae?

C1 is backward, upward, medial (BUM), C2 is backward upward, lateral (BUL), C3-C7 is backward, upward, medial (BUM)

7

What are the inferior articular facet orientations for the cervical vertebrae?

C1 is backward, downward, medial (BMD), C2-C6 is forward, downward, lateral (FoLD), C7 is forward, downward, medial (ForMeD)

8

How many synovial joints are identified for each cervical vertebra?

C1 = five, C2 = eight, C3-6 = eight, C7 = six

9

How many joints are identified at the vertebral body of each cervical vertebra?

C1 = none, C2 = ten, C3-6 = ten, C7 = eight

10

What features will allow discrimination between T2-T4 and T5-T8 segmental groups?

The vertebral body, transverse process, articular process and spinous process

11

What is the outline of the vertebral body of a typical thoracic from superior view?

Triangular

12

On cranial view, what is the outline of the vertebral body from the T5-T8 group?

The left side of the vertebral body will be flattened, the right side convex

13

What is the name given to the left side appearance of the vertebral body of T5-T8?

The aortic impression

14

What joint classifications are present at C2?

Synovial pivot (diarthrosis trochoid), synovial plane (diarthrosis arthrodia), modified synovial saddle (diarthrosis sellar), fibrous (Amphiarthrosis) Syndesmosis and cartilaginous (Amphiarthrosis) symphysis joint