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1

What is the termination level inferiorly for the supraspinous ligament according to current literature?

primary at L4 (73%); between L4 and L5 (5%)

2

Where is the supraspinous ligament said to be best developed?

in the lumbar spine

3

What is now thought to be a major function of the supraspinous ligament?

it is a proprioceptive transducer for the spinal reflex

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