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1

What is the termination level inferiority for the supraspinous ligament according or current literature

Primarily at L4(73%) between L4 and L5 (5%)

2

Where is the supraspinous ligament said to be best developed

In the lumbar spine

3

What is now believed to form the supraspinous ligament in the lumbar spine

The tendons or aponeurosis associated with the longissimus thoracis and the multifidus

4

What is the classic function of the human supraspinous ligament

It. Takes or limits flexion of the spine

5

What is now though to be a major function of the supraspinous ligament

It is a proprioceptive traduced for the spinal reflex

6

What is the classic termination level inferiority for the supraspinous ligament

The upper sacral spinous tubercles

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