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Vertebra (anatomy) (2,852 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

Each vertebra (pl. vertebrae) in a vertebrate ’s spinal column is a complex structure composed of bone and some hyaline cartilage , ...
Cervical vertebrae (1,819 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In vertebrate s, cervical vertebrae (singular: vertebra) are those vertebrae immediately inferior to the skull . Thoracic vertebrae in ...
Vertebral column (1,812 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is formed from individual bones called vertebrae (singular: vertebra), which houses the spinal canal , a cavity that encloses and ...
Human vertebral column (3,083 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The cervical curve, convex forward, begins at the second cervical vertebra the axis at the apex of the odontoid process known as the dens ...
Body of vertebra (445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The body is the largest part of a vertebra , and is more or less cylindrical in shape. The central portion of a vertebra is called the ...
Thoracic vertebrae (1,695 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
First thoracic vertebra: The first thoracic vertebra has, on either side of the body, an entire articular facet for the head of the first rib ...
Lumbar vertebrae (1,779 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sacralization of the fifth lumbar vertebra (or sacralization) is a congenital anomaly , in which the transverse process of the last lumbar ...
Axis (anatomy) (1,284 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In anatomy , the second cervical vertebra (C2) of the spine is named the axis (from Latin axis, "axle") or epistropheus. cervical vertebra ...
Limbus vertebra (285 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A limbus vertebra is a defect in the anterior margin of the vertebral body (mostly). The anterior superior corner of a single vertebra is ...
Uncinate process of vertebra (143 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An uncinate process of a vertebra is a hook-shaped process on the lateral borders (side edges) of the superior (top) surface of the ...
Compression fracture (1,133 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A compression fracture is a collapse of a vertebra . It may be due to trauma or due to a weakening of the vertebra (compare with burst ...
Sacrum (2,715 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Its upper part connects with the last lumbar vertebra , and its lower part with the coccyx (tailbone). Usually, it begins as five ...
Atlas (anatomy) (1,241 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In anatomy , the atlas (C1) is the most superior (first) cervical vertebra of the spine . It is named for the Atlas of Greek mythology , ...
Congenital vertebral anomaly (975 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Congenital vertebral anomalies include alterations of the shape and number of vertebra e. Hemivertebrae: Among the congenital vertebral ...
Spondylolisthesis (919 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Spondylolisthesis is the forward displacement of a vertebra , especially the fifth lumbar vertebra, most commonly occurring after a break ...
Intervertebral disc (867 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Intervertebral discs (or intervertebral fibrocartilage) lie between adjacent vertebra e in the spine . Each disc forms a ...
Fish anatomy (10,023 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The vertebral column consists of a centrum (the central body or spine of the vertebra), vertebral arch es which protrude from the top and ...
Spinous process (287 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The spinous process of a vertebra is directed backward and downward from the junction of the laminae (in humans), and serves for the ...
Martti Larni (95 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Fourth Vertebra, or a Scamp Despite Himself (Neljäs nikama eli Veijari vastoin tahtoaan) (1957) References : NAME Larni, Martti | ...
Spinal cord (4,530 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
8 cervical segments forming 8 pairs of cervical nerves (C1 spinal nerves exit spinal column between occiput and C1 vertebra; C2 nerves ...
Articular processes (313 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
απο "away" + φυσις "process ") of a vertebra , are projections of the vertebra that serve the purpose of fitting with an adjacent vertebra. ...
Massospondylus (7,431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(spondylos, "vertebra") is a genus of prosauropod dinosaur from the early Jurassic Period (Hettangian to Pliensbachian ages , ca. ...
Vertebrate paleontology (1,453 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the behavior, reproduction and appearance of extinct animals with vertebra e or a notochord , through the study of their fossil ized remains. ...
Tanystropheus (777 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tanystropheus (Greek τανυς “long” + στροφαηυς “vertebra”), was a 6 metre (20 ft) long reptile that dated from the Middle Triassic period ...
Spinal canal (377 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The spinal canal (or vertebral canal or spinal cavity) is the space in vertebra e through which the spinal cord passes. It is a process ...
Bothriospondylus (744 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bothriospondylus ("excavated vertebra ") is an dubious genus of sauropod dinosaur . It lived during the Late Jurassic . sides of the vertebra. ...
Coccyx (2,070 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Comprising three to five separate or fused vertebra e (the coccygeal vertebrae) below the sacrum , it is attached to the sacrum by a ...
Common iliac artery (446 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The common iliac arteries are two large arteries that originate from the aortic bifurcation at the level of the fourth lumbar vertebra . ...
Spondylolysis (1,771 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Spondylolysis is a defect of a vertebra . More specifically it is defined as a defect in the pars interarticularis of the vertebral arch ...
Spondylitis (297 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Spondylitis is an inflammation of the vertebra . It is a form of spondylopathy . In many cases spondylitis involves one or more vertebral ...
Pterospondylus (223 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pterospondylus (meaning "winged vertebra") is a dubious genus of theropod dinosaur from the Late Triassic . It was a coelophysoid ...
Streptospondylus (1,472 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Streptospondylus (meaning "reversed vertebra") is a genus of tetanuran theropod dinosaur known from the Middle Jurassic period of ...
Alar ligament (178 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The alar ligaments connect the sides of the dens (on the axis, or the second cervical vertebra ) to tubercle s on the medial side of the ...
Rhomboid major muscle (855 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The rhomboid major is a skeletal muscle on the back that connects the scapula with the vertebra e of the spinal column . In human ...
Nopcsaspondylus (232 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nopcsaspondylus (meaning "Franz Nopcsa 's vertebra ", in reference to the original describer) is a genus of rebbachisaurid sauropod ...
Burst fracture (663 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A burst fracture is a type of traumatic spinal injury in which a vertebra breaks from a high-energy axial load (e.g., shards of vertebra ...
Thecospondylus (415 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thecospondylus (THEEK-o-SPON-di-lus, "sheath vertebra") is a dubious genus of dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous of England ...
Sacral hiatus (149 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The laminae of the fifth sacral vertebra , and sometimes those of the fourth, fail to meet behind, and thus a sacral hiatus occurs in ...
Iliolumbar ligament (366 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The iliolumbar ligament is a strong ligament passing from the tip of the transverse process of the fifth lumbar vertebra to the ...
Spondylosoma (356 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Spondylosoma (meaning "vertebra body") is a genus of archosaur of uncertain affinities from the late Ladinian -age Middle Triassic Lower ...
Haemal arch (51 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A haemal arch is a bony arch on the underside of a tail vertebra of a vertebrate . The hole so formed is the haemal canal. It sometimes has ...
Hangman's fracture (1,417 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A hangman's fracture is the colloquial name given to a fracture of both pedicles or pars interarticularis of the axis vertebra (C2 ) (or ...
Inferior cervical ganglion (312 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The inferior cervical ganglion is situated between the base of the transverse process of the last cervical vertebra and the neck of the ...
Jefferson fracture (903 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A Jefferson fracture is a bone fracture of the anterior and posterior arches of the C1 vertebra though it may also appear as a three or ...
Ctenospondylus (308 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ctenospondylus, ("comb vertebra") was a pelycosaur that was about 3 meters (10 feet) long. It is known only from the 'Seymouran' Land ...
Pars interarticularis (247 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The pars interarticularis, or pars for short, is the part of vertebra located between the inferior and superior articular process es of ...
Lumbosacral joint (232 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The lumbosacral joint is a joint of the body, between the last lumbar vertebra and the first sacral segment of the vertebral column In ...
Khyphoplasty (47 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Khyphoplasty is a type of surgery to repair compression fracture to vertebra , often from osteoporosis . a damaged vertebra is expanded ...
Notarium (163 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Notarium is a term used for the fused vertebra of the shoulder in bird s and some pterosaur s. The structure helps brace the chest ...
Vertebral fixation (567 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Vertebral fixation (also known as "spinal fixation") is a neurosurgical procedure in which two or more vertebra e are anchored to each ...
Infrasternal angle (162 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The lower opening of the thorax is formed by the twelfth thoracic vertebra behind, by the eleventh and twelfth ribs at the sides, and in ...
Flexion teardrop fracture (118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A flexion teardrop fracture is a fracture of the anteroinferior aspect of a cervical vertebra l body due to flexion of the spine along ...
Tsukuhara syndrome (28 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tsukuhara syndrome is an infrequently occurring skeletal dysplasia characterised by a caudal synostosis of the vertebra at birth. ...
Disc biacuplasty (357 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Disk biacuplasty is a medical procedure that applies heat to the annulus of disks that separate the vertebra of the back with the goal ...
Vertebrectomy (16 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Vertebrectomy is the surgical excision of a vertebra . References: date August 2007 Category:Surgical removal procedures.
Basilar invagination (441 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Basilar invagination occurs when the top of the C2 vertebra migrates upward. It can cause narrowing of the foramen magnum (the opening in ...
Hypoplasia of dens (116 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hypoplasia of dens is a congenital non-formation of the pivot point of the second cervical vertebra , which leads to spinal cord damage ...
Boas' point (45 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Boas' point is an area of tenderness to palpation to the left of the 12th thoracic vertebra found in some patients with gastric ulcer . ...
Base of the sacrum (206 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In the middle is a large oval articular surface, the upper surface of the body of the first sacral vertebra, which is connected with the ...
Cervical rib (755 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A cervical rib in humans is a supernumerary (or extra) rib which arises from the seventh cervical vertebra . Sometimes known as "neck ...
Process (anatomy) (305 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In anatomy , a process (processus), or apophysis, is a projection or outgrowth of tissue from a larger body For instance, in a vertebra, a ...
List of subjects in Gray's Anatomy: II. Osteology (4,140 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
General characteristics of a vertebra: (20 96 typical vertebra vertebral foramen intervertebral foramina body of vertebra (corpus vertebræ) ...
Kemkemia (367 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
described in 2009 by Italian paleontologist s Andrea Cau and Simone Maganuco and is based on a single distal caudal vertebra, MSNM V6408. ...
Teinurosaurus (531 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Only a single caudal vertebra (now destroyed) has ever been discovered, and the genus is usually considered a nomen dubium . ...
Puertasaurus (926 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Puertasaurus is based on a partial spinal column: a neck vertebra, a dorsal (back) vertebra, and two tail vertebrae. Anatomy: File:Puertasaurus ...
Rib cage (3,031 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A typical human rib cage consists of 24 ribs, the sternum (with xiphoid process ), costal cartilage s, and the 12 thoracic vertebra e. ...
Radiate ligament of head of rib (264 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In the articulations of the heads of the tenth, eleventh, and twelfth ribs, each of which articulates with a single vertebra, the ...
Weberian apparatus (1,409 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the fourth vertebra; the parapophysis of vertebra number five including the vertebra itself, plus the vertebra's corresponding pleural rib . ...
Tangvayosaurus (420 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is based on TV4-1 to TV4-36, consisting of a partial pelvis , several back vertebra e and a tail vertebra, ribs, and an upper arm bone ...
Kyphosis (1,912 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
arthritis ; developmental problems, most commonly Scheuermann's disease ; osteoporosis with compression fracture s of the vertebra e, or trauma. ...
Superior costotransverse ligament (190 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Superior costotransverse ligament is a strong fibrous band that arises from the neck of a rib to the transverse process of the vertebra above. ...
Bertolotti's syndrome (247 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bertolotti's syndrome is defined by a transitional 5th lumbar vertebra resulting in partial sacralization . Of importance is that this ...
Xenoposeidon (1,095 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is known from a single partial vertebra with unusual features, unlike those of other sauropods. This bone was first discovered in the ...
Dongusia (196 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The type species D. colorata was named by German paleontologist Friedrich von Huene in 1940 on the basis of a single vertebra. ...
Tappenosaurus (315 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the skull, pieces of teeth and ribs, an axis vertebra , a dorsal vertebra , three neural spines, the ends of both humeri and a partial hip. ...
Temnospondyli (10,884 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Temnospondyli (from Greek τέμνειν (temnein, "to cut") and σπόνδυλος (spondylos, "vertebra") are a diverse order of small to giant ...
Basilosaurus (4,196 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fossils of B. isis have been found in Egypt and Jordan B. drazindai was described based on a single vertebra found in Pakistan ...
Facet syndrome (307 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The facet joints are formed by the superior and inferior processes of each vertebra. The first cervical vertebra has an inferior ...
Zygapophysial joint (558 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
process , in humans (cranial in nonhuman animals) of one vertebra and the inferior (caudal) articular process of the vertebra directly above it. ...
Cervical nerves (333 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
All cervical nerves except C8 emerge above their corresponding vertebrae, while the C8 nerve emerges below the C7 vertebra. the vertebra with ...
Amphicoelias (3,168 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In addition to this single vertebra, Cope's field notes contain an entry for an "i mmense distal end of femur”, located only a few tens of ...
Neuromere (2,606 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
8 cervical segments forming 8 pairs of cervical nerves (C1 spinal nerves exit spinal column between occiput and C1 vertebra; C2 nerves exit ...
Thoracic aorta (528 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It begins at the lower border of the fourth thoracic vertebra where it is continuous with the aortic arch , and ends in front of the lower ...
Theropod paleopathology (5,002 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The first is a tail vertebra with an exostosis ankylosing the chevron of one vertebra to the centrum of the next. The second is a ...
Doratorhynchus (410 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Later it became clear that the vertebra, interpreted as caudal by Seeley, was a cervical vertebra and indicated that very long-necked ...
Ligamenta flava (558 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
They connect the lamina e of adjacent vertebra e, all the way from the second vertebra, axis , to the first segment of the sacrum . ...
Utahdactylus (601 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a cervical vertebra , three back vertebrae, and a caudal vertebra, ribs, a scapula coracoid , and limb bones), Czerkas and Mickelson ...
Multifidus muscle (374 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
These fasciculi vary in length: the most superficial, the longest, pass from one vertebra to the third or fourth above; those next in order ...
Joan Wiffen's Theropod (286 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Only a tail vertebra was found, and this was thought to be from a type of Allosaur , because the tail vertebra resembled it most. ...
Lumbar spinal stenosis (3,767 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
is a medical condition in which the spinal canal narrows and compresses the spinal cord and nerves at the level of the lumbar vertebra . ...
Hypsibema (346 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The holotype , USNM 7189, consists of a caudal vertebra, a humerus, a tibia and a metatarsal, found in 1869 by North Carolina state ...
Esophageal hiatus (207 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is located approximately at level of the tenth thoracic vertebra (T10). level of the tenth thoracic vertebra, and is elliptical in shape. ...
Astragal (420 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The word "astragal" comes from the Greek and Latin for "vertebra," and the original astragals used in architecture were made in a beaded ...
Spinal nerve (904 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thus the cervical nerves are numbered by the vertebra below, except spinal nerve C8, which exists below vertebra C7 and above vertebra T1 ...
Cobb angle (244 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
endplate of one vertebra above the fracture and a line drawn parallel to the inferior endplate of the vertebra one level below the fracture. ...
Ichthyovenator (793 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It includes the penultimate dorsal vertebra, the spine of the last dorsal vertebra, five sacral vertebrae, the first two caudal vertebrae ...
Datanglong (842 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
There is a series of vertebrae that begins with the last dorsal (back) vertebra (according to the descriptors the fourteenth), continues ...
Aortic bifurcation (258 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The aortic bifurcation occurs usually at the level of the fourth lumbar vertebrae (L4 Vertebra just above the confluence of the left and ...
Atacamatitan (279 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is known from the holotype SGO-PV-961, which includes two dorsal vertebra e, caudal vertebra e, ribs, a possible sternum , part of an ...
Drusilasaura (389 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Drusilasaura is known from the holotype MPM-PV  2097/1 to 2097/19, a partial skeleton including four dorsal vertebra e, a sacral vertebra ...
Hypselorhachis (350 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is currently known only from a single vertebra found from the Middle Triassic Manda Beds in Tanzania . The type species is H. ...
Phosphatodraco (371 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2000, which is composed of five associated, though disarticulated and compressed, damaged cervical vertebra e and a bone of unknown origin. ...
Walgettosuchus (388 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1905 an opal ised vertebra of a theropod dinosaur was found near Wollaston , at Lightning Ridge in New South Wales . The fossil was ...
Jubbulpuria (309 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
They consist of two syntype s, GSI K27/614 and GSI K20/612, each being a partial distal caudal vertebra . A third distal tail vertebra, ...
Antrodemus (527 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
date January 2014 Hayden sent his specimen to Joseph Leidy, who identified it as half of a tail vertebra, and tentatively assigned it to ...
Gannansaurus (191 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is known from specimen GMNH F10001 which consists of a single, nearly complete dorsal vertebra and a mid- caudal vertebra . ...
Stromerius (458 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Distinguishing features for the genus include: long and forward-pointing metapophyses (bony processes) on the lumbar vertebra e; a ...
Taohelong (305 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Taohelong is based on Gansu Dinosaur Museum (GSDM) 00021, fossils including a tail vertebra, ribs, a left ilium (the main bone of the ...
Percutaneous vertebroplasty (2,535 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
hole in the skin (percutaneous ly) into a fractured vertebra with the goal of relieving back pain caused by vertebral compression fracture s. ...
Barilium (579 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Norman chose NHMUK R 798 and R802, a dorsal vertebra and a left ilium, as the lectotype . A contemporary of Hypselospinus (also once ...
List of medical abbreviations: C (910 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
C1 | atlas – first cervical vertebra of the spine | C2 | axis – second cervical vertebra of the spine | C-section | cesarean section | ...
Australodocus (466 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Australodocus itself is based on two neck vertebra e, which are less elongate than those of other diplodocids and differ in other ...
The Body Silent (563 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
He was diagnosed with a tumor extending from his second cervical vertebra to the eighth thoracic vertebra in 1972. Through his narrative ...
Kyrinion (438 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Along with the skull is part of the lower jaw, an arch of the atlas bone (the vertebra that connects to the skull) and a rib possibly ...
Megalosaurus (12,650 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
OUM J13577, a posterior dorsal vertebra ; OUM J13579, an anterior caudal vertebra; OUM J13576, a sacrum of five sacral vertebrae; OUM ...
Vertebral vein (229 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This plexus ends in a single trunk, which emerges from the foramen transversarium of the sixth cervical vertebra, and opens at the root ...
Back (horse) (2,904 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
sections of the vertebral column beginning at the withers , the start of the thoracic vertebrae , and extend to the last lumbar vertebra . ...
Leinkupal (516 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
As paratype s were assigned: MMCH-Pv 63-2/3: two front tail vertebrae; MMCH-Pv 63-4: a hind tail vertebra, MMCH-Pv 63-5: a front dorsal ...
Laminectomy (1,087 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The back muscles are pushed aside rather than cut and the parts of the vertebra adjacent to the lamina are left intact. Recovery occurs ...
Arambourgiania (944 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1975 Douglas A. Lawson , studying the related Quetzalcoatlus , concluded the bone was not a metacarpal but a cervical vertebra. ...
Thecocoelurus (624 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thecocoelurus is known only from half of a single cervical vertebra , discovered by the Rev. William Darwin Fox on the Isle of Wight ...
Pararhabdodon (683 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is based on assorted postcranial remains, mostly vertebra e, and is notable for the reassignments it has undergone in regards to ...
Scipionyx (7,088 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Exceptionally, with the thirteenth vertebra the two rib joint processes, the parapophysis and the diapophysis , are positioned at the ...
False potto (2,304 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a smaller, less complex spine on the second neck vertebra, an entepicondylar foramen (an opening in the humerus , or upper arm bone), a ...
Iuticosaurus (486 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
b being a third vertebra, BMNH 32390 In 1929 Friedrich von Huene named both taxa as full species. The first became Titanosaurus Valdensis ...
Mamenchisaurus (1,606 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
length This species had a complete neck preserved which contained 19 vertebra e This was the longest neck known until the description of ...
Occipital condyle (899 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
undersurface protuberances of the occipital bone in vertebrate s, which function in articulation with the superior facets of the atlas vertebra. ...
Acrocanthosaurus (5,431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
As the name suggests, it is best known for the high neural spines on many of its vertebra e, which most likely supported a ridge of ...
Titanosaurus (718 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The original Titanosaurus remains consist only of limb bones and a few vertebra e that have these characteristics. However, discoveries of ...
Rectum (1,721 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(the end of the sigmoid colon), at the level of the third sacral vertebra or the sacral promontory depending upon what definition is used ...
Filum terminale (508 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The upper part, or filum terminale internum, is about 15 cm long and reaches as far as the lower border of the second sacral vertebra . ...
Single-bullet theory (12,738 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The following description assumes that bullet CE 399 hit high, at the sixth cervical vertebra rather than the third thoracic vertebra: The ...
Xiaosaurus (426 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It consists of a partial skeleton including a jaw fragment with a single tooth, two cervical vertebra e, four caudal vertebrae, a humerus ...
Spinostropheus (540 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The generic name is derived from Latin spina, "spine", and Greek στροφεύς, stropheus, "vertebra", and refers to the epipophyseal ...
Liaoningopterus (554 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The genus is based on holotype IVPP V-13291 , a crushed partial skull and skeleton including the jaws, teeth , a cervical vertebra , and ...
Miragaia (dinosaur) (2,054 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Miragaia is notable for its long neck, which included at least seventeen vertebra e. Discovery: File:Miragaia longicollum vertebra. ...
Vertebrate (3,004 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
meaning joint of the spine It is closely related to the word vertebra , which refers to any of the bones or segments of the spinal column ...
Interspinal ligament (245 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ligament s, that connect adjoining spinous processes of the vertebra in the spine They extend from the root to the apex of each spinous process. ...
Rib (1,045 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In the early tetrapods, every vertebra bore a pair of ribs, although those on the thoracic vertebra e are typically the longest. ...
Spinosaurus (6,315 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The distinctive spines of Spinosaurus, which were long extensions of the vertebra e, grew to at least 1.65 | m | ft | sp us long and were ...
Huanhepterus (411 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The fossil was in May 1978 found in a quarry operated by the Sanshilipu -commune , when an explosion exposed a vertebra. Its force ...
Qiaowanlong (430 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The only known specimen consists of articulated cervical (neck) vertebra e and a right pelvic girdle , as well as several unidentified ...
Cranial nerves (6,422 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Spinal nerves reach as far as the first cervical vertebra, and the cranial nerves fill a corresponding role above this level Each cranial ...
Hyoid bone (1,320 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
At rest, it lies at the level of the base of the mandible in the front and the third cervical vertebra (C3) behind. Unlike other bones, ...
Tarjadia (1,407 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The genus is known mostly from osteoderm s, as well as several vertebra e and fragments of the skull. Tarjadia predates the Late Triassic ...
Paleontology in Washington, D.C. (646 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The first was a vertebra from a carnivorous dinosaur nicknamed "Capitalsaurus " that was related to Tyrannosaurus rex . "Capitalsaurus " ...
Diastematomyelia (1,400 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(occasionally diastomyelia) is a congenital disorder in which a part of the spinal cord is split, usually at the level of the upper lumbar vertebra . ...
Huabeisaurus (3,317 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The first vertebra crushed into the sacrum could represent a seventh sacral vertebra; because the ribs of this dorsal vertebra are not ...
Angloposeidon (288 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tetrapod Zoology Book One from 2010 The remains consist of a single cervical vertebra (MIWG.7306), which indicate it was a very large animal. ...
Ankylosing spondylitis (5,256 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS, from Greek ankylos, fused; spondylos, vertebra; -itis, inflammation), previously known as Bechterew 's disease ...
Chondrostei (298 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Additional shared features include spiracle s and, in sturgeons, a heterocercal tail (the vertebra e extend into the larger lobe of the ...
Deep cervical fascia (701 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The investing portion of the fascia is attached behind to the ligamentum nuchæ and to the spinous process of the seventh cervical vertebra . ...
Transpyloric plane (426 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
cases cuts through the pylorus of the stomach, the tips of the ninth costal cartilages and the lower border of the first lumbar vertebra . ...
Aortic arch (645 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
on the left side of the body of the fourth thoracic vertebra , at the lower border of which it becomes continuous with the descending aorta . ...
Celiac plexus (577 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is behind the stomach and the omental bursa , and in front of the crura of the diaphragm , on the level of the first lumbar vertebra ...
Barsboldia (749 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is known from a partial vertebra l column, partial pelvis , and some ribs. Description: File:BarsboldiaDB. jpg | Restoration back vertebra e ...
Aortic hiatus (301 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is located approximately at the level of the twelfth thoracic vertebra (T12). Structure: Strictly speaking, it is not an aperture in the ...
Celiac artery (665 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Branching from the aorta at T12 vertebra in humans, it is one of three anterior/ midline branches of the abdominal aorta (the others are ...
Australian blacktip shark (2,885 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
common blacktip shark (C. limbatus), from which it can be reliably distinguished only by its lower vertebra number and by genetic marker s. ...
Pygostyle (1,169 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pygostyle refers to a number of the final few caudal vertebra e fused into a single ossification , supporting the tail feather s and ...
Guillaume Moreau (570 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
sustaining damage to his twelfth vertebra and compressing his spinal cord After successful surgery, he is currently recuperating from his injuries ...
Calamosaurus (490 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is based on two cervical vertebra e (BMNH R901), collected by Reverend William Fox . History and taxonomy: Richard Lydekker ran across ...
Alamosaurus (1,854 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Isolated vertebra e and limb bones indicate that it reached sizes comparable to Argentinosaurus and Puertasaurus , which would make it ...
Pigeye shark (3,498 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The two species differ in vertebra l count, the relative sizes of the dorsal fin s, and other subtle traits. This shark typically reaches ...
Marcel Tiemann (696 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
He sustained brain trauma, a fractured vertebra and broken ribs in the impact, and was been placed in a medically induced coma to assist ...
Capitalsaurus (295 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The only known specimen of "Capitalsaurus" consists of part of a single vertebra. Some paleontologists feel that this is insufficient ...
Eucamerotus (753 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It is known from vertebra l remains, and a partial skeleton has been referred, although this has not been accepted. It is one of several ...
Thoracic duct (712 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The vessel usually starts from the level of the second lumbar vertebra and extends to the root of the neck . It drains into the systemic ...
Orang-Outang, sive Homo Sylvestris: or, the Anatomy of a Pygmie Compared with that of a Monkey, an Ape, and a Man (1,594 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Transverse apophysis of C6 and C7 vertebra are more like a human's.: 35. Cervical vertebra lack foramen for containing the nerves (not the ...
Dahalokely (694 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
These include the fifth neck vertebra, the first, second, sixth, seventh, eighth and ninth dorsal vertebrae, the left dorsal rib, the ...
Huaxiaosaurus (621 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The spine consists of 16 cervical vertebra , 20 dorsal vertebra, 10 sacral vertebra and 18 (preserved) tail vertebra. on the vertebra near ...
Pott disease (1,009 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
If only one vertebra is affected, the disc is normal, but if two are involved, the disc, which is avascular, cannot receive nutrients and ...
Sarcosaurus (694 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The holotype , BMNH 4840/1, consists of a pelvis , a vertebra and the upper part of a femur . The preserved length of the femur is 31.5 ...
Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (809 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
decompressing the spinal cord and nerve roots of the cervical spine with a discectomy in order to stabilize the corresponding vertebra e. ...
Stereospondyli (380 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Relative to other early tetrapods (labyrinthodont s), they had simplified backbones, where the whole vertebra was made of a single ...
Spondyloarthropathy (1,263 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
It differs from spondylopathy , which is a disease of the vertebra itself. However, many conditions involve both spondylopathy and ...
Articulation of head of rib (151 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
vertebrae and with the intervertebral fibrocartilages between them; the first , eleventh and twelfth rib s each articulate with a single vertebra. ...
Algoasaurus (389 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The type species , A. bauri, was named by Robert Broom in 1904 from a back vertebra , femur and an ungual phalanx . The fossil s were ...
Bogolubovia (332 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bogolubov had initially assigned the specimen, consisting of a single partial large cervical vertebra, as a new species of Ornithostoma , ...
Schmorl's nodes (622 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Schmorl's nodules are protrusions of the cartilage of the intervertebral disc through the vertebral body endplate and into the adjacent vertebra ...
Gastralium (548 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
They are found between the sternum and pelvis , and do not articulate with the vertebra e. In modern animals, they provide support for ...
Pork chop (400 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
meat chop ) cut perpendicularly to the spine of the pig and usually containing a rib or part of a vertebra, served as an individual portion. ...
Carotid tubercle (135 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
cervical vertebra , separating the carotid artery from the vertebral artery and against which the carotid artery may be compressed by the finger. ...
Arcuate foramen (384 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(Latin for "little posterior bridge"), refers to a bony bridge on the atlas (C1 vertebra ) that covers the groove for the vertebral artery . ...
Sacral nerves (471 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The roots of these nerves begin inside the vertebral column at the level of the L1 vertebra and extend until the sacrum forms a ...
Maria Komissarova (1,098 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
She was due to compete at the 2014 Winter Olympics , but during a training run before her event, she fractured a vertebra with a ...
Yuzhoupliosaurus (195 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The genus is known only from a lower jaw , a vertebra, and fragments of a pectoral girdle . It is believed this genus lived in fresh water ...
Alar fascia (183 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cranially, it reaches the skull, and caudally, it reaches the second thoracic vertebra It is the posterior border of the retropharyngeal ...
Vjushkovisaurus (733 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
postcranial skeleton which consists of 12 presacral vertebra e, left humerus , rib s, a fragment of the coracoid and a fragment of the fibula . ...
Costotransverse ligament (65 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
that connects the dorsal surface of the neck of a rib with the anterior surface of the transverse process of the corresponding vertebra . ...
Menarana (586 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The type species is Menarana nosymena Several vertebra e and rib fragments as well as part of the basicranium have been found from the ...
Meat chop (428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A meat chop is a cut of meat cut perpendicularly to the spine , and usually containing a rib or riblet part of a vertebra and served as ...
Human pelvis (5,249 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ligament which connects the tip of the transverse process of the fifth lumbar vertebra to the posterior part of the inner lip of the iliac crest. ...
Transverse costal facet (74 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The transverse costal facet (or transverse costal fovea) is a site where a rib forms a joint with the transverse process of a vertebra ...
Inferior costal facet (145 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
inferior costal facet (or inferior costal fovea) is a site where a rib forms a joint with the inferior aspect of the body of a thoracic vertebra . ...
Superior costal facet (241 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The superior costal facet (or superior costal fovea) is a site where a rib forms a joint with the top of a vertebra . Ribs connect to the ...