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1

Costovertebral joint
Class
MT
Formed by

articulation between head of ribs and vertebral bodies

2

What is othe anterior surface of each transverse process

facet for rib articulation with the tubercle of the rib

3

Costotransverse
Class
MT
Formed by

Diarthroidal
Gliding
facet and tubercle of rib

4

What ribs do not have costotransverse joint?

T11-12

5

Difference between thoracic spinous processes and lumbar

Thoracic spinous processes are longer

6

What do thoracic lamina overlap

sub adjacent lamina

7

purpose of thoracic lamina

enclose spinal cord

8

What angle do zygapophyseal/apophyseal joints form with MSP

70-75 degrees

9

How do we demo thoracic Zygaphophyseal joints

rotate body 20 degrees from lateral position

10

What does anterior oblique demonstrate

side closest to IR

11

What does the posterior oblique demonstrate

side away from IR

12

Intervertebral relationship to MSP

Perpendicular

13

When are thoracic intervertebral foramen demonstrated

lateral position

14

How are the thoracic vertebra in general different from C and L spine?

Tspine have facets/demi facets for rib articulation