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1

List, in order, from cranial to caudal the ligaments forming the anterior boundary of the spinal column.

the anterior atlanto-occipital ligament, anterior atlanto-axial ligament, anterior longitudinal ligament and the anterior sacrococcygeal ligament

2

List, in order, from cranial to caudal the ligaments forming the anterior boundary of the spinal canal.

the membrane tectoria, posterior longitudinal ligament and the deep posterior sacrococcygeal ligament

3

List, in order, from cranial to caudal the ligaments forming the posterior boundary of the spinal canal.

the posterior atlanto-occipital ligament, posterior atlanto-axial ligament, ligamentum flavum and the superficial posterior sacrococcygeal ligament

4

What forms the closure for the spinal canal inferiorly?

the fusion of the deep posterior sacrococcygeal ligament with the superficial posterior sacrococcygeal ligament

5

What is the homolog of the intertransverse ligament at the sacrococcygeal joint?

the lateral sacrococcygeal ligament

6

What is the homolog of the capsular ligament at the sacrococcygeal joint?

the intercornual ligament

7

What does the sacral cornu represent?

the inferior articular process and facet of S5

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