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Flashcards in Sacrum Deck (43):
1

What part of the sacral ala is derived from the costal elemene

the anterior two thirds

2

the costal element and true transverse process of sacrum unite to form what feature

the sacral ala

3

how many firbrous (amphiarthrosis) syndesmosis joint surfaces are present on the S1 vertebral body

4

4

how many joint surfaces are present on the vertebral body of the first sacral segment

5

5

what muscles may attach to the first sacral vertebral body

psoas major

6

What is the reported angulation of the first sacral articular facets

they lie vertically in the coronal plane

7

what is the position of the sacral zygapophysis in adults

the zygapophysis lies in the coronal plane for L5/S1

8

What is the orientation of the first sacral superior articular facet

BUM backward upward and medial typically concave

9

what is the name given to the projection on the first sacral superior articular process

mammillary process

10

from the anterior view the intervertebral discs of sacrum will be replaced by what feature

transverse ridges

11

An imaginary line drawn along the dorsal midline of sacrum is identified as the

median sacral crest

12

what forms the median

fused spinous processes and their spinous tuvercles

13

What is the name given to the congenital condition in which the fifth lumbar spinous process is elongated the sacrum exhibits spina bifida and dorsiflexion produces pain

Knife clasps syndrome

14

an imaginary line drawn from the superior articular process of S1 to the sacral cornu will form what feature

intermediate sacral crest

15

What forms the intermediate sacral crest

fused articular processes and their facets

16

what features may be identified along the intermediate sacral creste

the mammillary process of S1 and the sacral cornu of S5

17

What is the remnant of the inferior articular process and facet of S5

the sacral cornu

18

What is the name of the inferior opening of the sacral spinal canal

the sacral hiatus

19

what forms the lateral sacral crest

the fused transverse processes and transverse tubercles from S1-S5

20

What is the sacral tuberosity

the enlarged transverse tubercle of S2

21

what is the name of the joint formed by the sacral tuberoisty

the accessory sacro-illiac joint

22

what muscle is sadi to attach to the dorsal surface of sacrum

iliacus

23

What feature is observed on the lateral surface of S1-S3

auricular surface

24

what classification of joint is formed by the auricular surface of sacrum

synovial plane (diarthrosis arthrodia)

25

What feature does the anterior surface of the superior epiphyseal rim of S1 form

the sacral promontory

26

What ligament is attached to the sacral hiatus

the superficial posterior sacrococcygeal ligament

27

how many synovial joint surfaces are typically present at sacral cornu

4

28

what joint classifications are typically present at sacrum

fibrous (amphiarthrosis) syndesmosis
cartilaginous (amphiarthrosis) symphysis
synovial plane (diarthrosis arthrodia)

29

what forms the posterior boundary for the fifth sacral spinal nerve intervertebral foramen

sacral cornu, coccygeal cornu, superficial posterior sacrococcygeal ligament, and intercornual ligament

30

what fors the anterior boundary for the fifth sacral spinal nerve intervertebral foramen

vertebral body S5, vertebral body Co1, deep posterior sacrococcygeal ligament and intervertebral disc

31

what is the homolog for the posterior longitudinal ligament at S5

deep posterior coccygeal ligament

32

What is the homolog for the anterior longitudinal ligament at S5

anterior sacrococcygeal ligament

33

What is the homolog for the ligamentum flavum at S5

superficial posterior sacrococcygeal ligament

34

What forms the inferior boundary for the spinal canal

the union of the superficial posterior and deep posterior sacrococcygeal ligaments

35

What ligament is formed by the union of the superficial posterior sacrococcygeal and the deep posterior sacrococcygeal ligaments at Co1

the posterior sacrococcygeal ligament

36

what ligament is a homolog of the intertransverse ligament at S5

lateral sacrococcygeal ligament

37

What ligament divides the sciatic foramen into the greater and lesser sciatic foramen

sacrospinous ligament

38

which ligament has a broad attachment along the lateral margin of sacrum and coccyx and then attaches to the ischial tuberosity

sacro tuberous ligament

39

Which ligament represents a thickening of the fibrous capsule of the sacro iliac joint

anterior sacro iliac ligament

40

which ligament is the strongest of the sacro illiac ligament and is penetrated by dorsal rami of the sacral spinal nerves

interosseous sacro-iliac ligament

41

which ligament will attach the intermediate sacral crest of S1, lateral sacral crest of S2 to the posterior superior iliac spine

short posterior sacro-iliac ligament

42

which ligament attaches the lateral sacral crest of S3 and S4 to the posterior superior iliac spine

long posterior sacro-iliac ligament

43

what is the homolog for the capsular ligament at S5

intercornual ligament