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1

what is the ALL?

ant. longitudinal lig.- on the front of the bodies
restrict from extension
Ant. atlanto occipital lig. from atlas to occiput

2

what is PLL?

located on the back of the bodies
Post. Long. Lig.
membrane tectoria lig- from axis to occ.

3

where is the ligamentum flava?

lamina to lamina

4

where is the interspinous lig.?

bwn spinous processes- thickest in the lumbars

5

where is the supraspinous lig.?

from SP to SP
ligamentum nuchae from C7 to Occ.

6

where is the transverse lig.?

holds the dens in fovea dentis of atlas

7

where is the cruciform lig.?

body of C2 to occ.

8

where is the alar lig.?

from the sides of the dens to occ.
limits rotation

9

where is the apical dental lig.?

from the tip of dens to the rim of occiput

10

where is denticulate lig.?

anchors the spinal cord to the bony vertebral canal

11

which ligaments can affect the IVF?

flava & PLL