Flashcards in atypical thoracic: T1 Deck (10):
how many joints are formed at the vertebral body of T1?
typically 10 (14 if the rib ligaments are included)
the costocentral stellate/radiate ligament will attach to which segment(s) at the C8 spinal nerve intervertebral foramen?
vertebral body of C7 and T1
the costocentral stellate/radiate ligament will attach to which segment(s) at the T1 spinal nerve intervertebral foramen?
vertebral body of T1 and T2
what are the osseous parts of the costotransverse joint?
transverse costal facet and the articular surface of the tubercle of a rib
what ligaments support the costotransverse joint of T1?
inferior costotransverse and lateral costotransverse ligaments
what ligament is absent at the costotransverse joint of T1?
superior costotransverse ligament
the superior costotransverse ligament of the transverse process of T1 will attach to which rib?
what muscles attach to the transverse process of T1?
longissimus thoracis, longissimus cervicis, longissimus capitis, semispinalis cervicis, semispinalis capitis, multifidus, rotator longus, rotator brevis, intertransversarii, levator costarum brevis
how many synovial joints are present at T1?