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Flashcards in BASIC OSTEOLOGY - vertebral column T11/T12 Deck (9):
1

what is the outline of the vertebral body of T11 on superior view?

kidney shaped or reniform

2

what part of the transverse process is absent present on T11

the transverse costal facet

3

what is generic appearance of the spinous process of T11

longer and more horizontal along the undersurface than T10

4

T12 represents the transverse process

the lateral tubercle

5

which tubercle on T12 represents the mammillary process of the lumbars

the superior tubercle

6

which tubercle on T12 represents the accessory process of the lumbars

the inferior tubercle

7

what is the location of the inferior tubercle

it projects from the pars interarticularis of T12 in a plane that is inferior to the superior tubercle and medial to the lateral tubercle

8

what is the curvature of the superior articular facets of a T12

they are said to be slightly concave

9

what is the curvature of the inferior articular facets of T12

they are significantly convex