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Flashcards in Cervical Region: C7 Deck (4):
1

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

Anterior groove, posterior groove, right and left uncinate processes

2

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

3

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

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

4

What are the features of the spinous process of C7?

Long, horizontal, non bifid