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Flashcards in miscellaneous lumbar spine questions Deck (3):
1

how many synovial joints are maximally observed at each lumbar vertebra?

L1-L5 = 4 each

2

how many joints are traditionally observed at each lumbar vertebral body?

L1-L5 = 6 each

3

what is the inferior articular facet orientation at each lumbar vertebra?

L1-L5 = forward, downward, lateral (FoLD)