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Flashcards in Atypical Thoracic: T9 and T10 Deck (16):
1

What muscles attach to the transverse process of T9?

longissimus thoracis, semispinalis thoracis, multifidis,
rotator longus, rotator brevis, intertransversarii,
levator costarum longus, levator costarum brevis

2

How many synovial joint surfaces for ribs are typically present on T9?

six

3

What muscles attach to the spinoud process of T9?

trapezius, latissimus dorsi, multifidis,
rotator longus, rotator brevis, interspinalis

4

How many synovial joints are formed on the vertebral body of T10?

two

5

How many symphysis joints are formed at the vertebral body of T10?

two

6

How many syndesmosis joints are formed at the vertebral body of T10?

typically four are identified (as many as eight if the costocentral stellate/radiate ligaments are included)

7

How many joints are typically formed at the vertebral body of T10?

typically eight (twelve if the costocentral stellate/radiate ligaments are included)

8

Which synovial joint surface is absent from the vertebral body of T10?

inferior costal demi-facet

9

Para-articular process are more commonly observed on which segment of the spine?

T10

10

The superior costotransverse ligament of T10 transverse process will attach to which rib?

11th rib

11

What muscles attach to the transverse process of T10?

longissimus thoracis,
semispinalis thoracis, multifidis, rotator longus, rotator brevis,
intertransversarii, levator costarum longus, levator costarum brevis

12

How many synovial joints are typically present at T10?

eight

13

How many synovial joint surfaces for ribs are typically present on T10?

four

14

A dimpling or depression of the skin in the thoracic region if often characteristic of the location of which segment?

T10

15

What muscles attach to the spinous process of T10?

trapezius, latissimus dorsi, multifidis, rotator longus, rotator brevis, interspinalis

16

What joint classifications are present at T10?

fibrous (amphiarthorsis) syndesmosis,
cartilagenous (amphiarthrosis) symphysis,
synovial plane (diarthorsis arthrodia)