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Intervertebral disk

Made up of varbeal cartilage
Function : vertebral cartilage absorbs shock

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Body

The big part of the vertebrae
Function- always the vertebrae to set on top of it

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Verebral foramen

Big whole in the middle of the vertebrae (spinal cord goes between)

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Pedicles

The thing go around the body

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Laminae

On each side of the spin (giraffe eyes)

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Transverse process

Ears of giraffe

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Spinous process

Back of the vertebrae (short sharp process)

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Superior articular process

Above places to bones come together(horns)

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Inferior articular process

Below the horns

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Cervical vertebrae
Three types
Atlas

C1 oppositial
Function- allows you to say yes

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Cervical vertebrae

Front of neck ( 7 cervical vertebra c 1-7)

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Cervical vertebrae
Three types
Axis

C2 allows to say no
Function- looks like a figure on c2

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Cervical vertebrae
Three types
Dens

C2- looks like a figure on c2

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Thoracic vertebrae

Giraffe shaped T1-T12 (12 bones) ribs

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Lumbar vertebrae

Moose looking 5 bones

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Scoliosis

Abdominal lateral curve of the spin

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Kyphosis

Hunch back

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Lordosis

Sway back

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Sacrum

Lower back (butt crack) S1-S5

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Coccyx

Tailbone 3-5

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Pubic symphysis

Between the hip bone fiburo cartilage
Function- absorbs shock

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True ribs

The first seven pairs, are attached to the sternum

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False ribs

8-12 ribs are not attached to the sternum by true attachment

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Floating ribs

11-12 are not attached to sternum at all

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Sternum

Composed of three fused bones

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Manubrium

Superior segment of sternum

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Body

Middle of sternum

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Xiphoid process

End piece of the sternum