Cervical Part of Columna Vertebralis

C1–C7 complex.


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Anterior view of the cervical part of columna vertebralis
C1–C7. Anterior aspect.
The list of terms: Atlas – C1
Axis – C2
Vertebra prominens – C7

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Side view of cervical vertebrae
C1–C7. Lateral aspect.
This view demonstrates intervertebral openings for spinal nerves. The first spinal nerve (C1) passes through the gap between the arcus posterior atlantis and occipital bone, and the last one — the spinal nerve C8 — through the intervertebral opening between the seventh cervical vertebra and the first thoracic vertebra.
The list of terms: Atlas – C1
Axis – C2
Vertebra prominens – C7
Foramen intervertebrale – Intervertebral foramen

Cervical part of the spine. 360° rotation.

First published: Mar/2019
Last update: 24/Nov/2020