Flashcards in Thoracic region Deck (37)
How many synovial joints are present at a typical thoracic?
How many synovial joint surfaces for ribs are present on a typical thoracic?
What is the name given to the overlap of spinous processes in the thoracic region?
Imbrication will be more pronounced for what region of the thoracics?
Which thoracic has the longest spinous process?
What is the angulation of the spinous process in the typical thoracic region?
the undersurface of T2-T4 spinous processes will angle up to forty degrees from the horizontal plane
the undersurface of T5-T8 spinous processes will angle up to sixty degrees from the horizontal plane