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1

Which planes are used to divide the abdomen into 9 regions?




Midclavicular lines
Subcostal plane
Transtubercular plane

2

What vertebral levels are these planes at?

Subcostal plane - L3
Transtubercular - L5

3

What are the 5 main transverse planes and what vertebral levels do they lie at?

Transpyloric - L1
Subcostal - L3
Transumbilical - L3/L4
Supracristal - L4
Transtubercular - L5

4


At what vertebral level is the a) jugular notch and b) sternal angle?

Jugular Notch - T2/T3
Sternal Angle - T4/T5

5

At what vertebral level is the superior and inferior angles of the scapula?

T3
T7

6

Which vertebra is vertebra prominens?

C7