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Flashcards in Atypical Cervical Vertebrae C1 Deck (3):
1

What is the name for the first cervical vertebra?

Atlas

2

What features are lacking at c1?

vertebral body, pedicles, a spinous process and the intervertebral disc

3

what is thought to represent the pedicle at C1?

the anterior arch