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Flashcards in BASIC OSTEOLOGY - coccyx and sternum Deck (6):
1

what is the typical number of segments that unite to form the adult cocyx

4 segments

2

what bony features are present on the coccyx

all segments are represented by a "vertebral body; in addition, Co1 has a coccygeal cornu and transverse process

3

what is the homolog of the superior articular process and facet on Co1

coccygeal cornu

4

what feature is present at the top of the manubrium sterni

jugular notch (suprasternal notch)

5

what is the name given to the articular site at the superolateral margin of the manubrium sterni

clavicular notch

6

what names are given to the articular sites for the joint with the first and second rib

costal notch I for the first rib costal cartilage
costal notch II for the second rib costal cartilage