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1

How any joints are traditionally observed at each lumbar vertebral body?

L1-L5 = six each

2

What is the superior articular facet orientation at each lumbar vertebra?

L1-L5 = backward, upward, medial (BUM)

3

What is the inferior articular facet orientation at each lumbar vertebra?

L1-L5 = forward, downward, lateral (FoLD)

4

How many synovial joints are maximally observed at each lumbar vertebra?

L1-L5 = four each