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What surfaces are present on the superior epiphyseal rim of the vertebral body of C7?

Anterior groove, posterior groove, right and left uncinate processes


What is the appearance of the inferior surface of the vertebral body of C7?

Typically flat, lacking anterior and posterior lips characteristics of the typical cervicals


What are the osseous parts of the transverse process of C7?

Costal element, anterior tubercle, costotransverse bar, posterior tubercle, true transverse process


What are the features of the spinous process of C7?

Long, horizontal, non bifid