Anterior tubercle of cervical vertebra


Anterior tubercle of cervical vertebra

Infobox Bone
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Latin = tuberculum anterius vertebrae cervicalis
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GrayPage = 99


Caption = A cervical vertebra. (Anterior tubercle labeled at upper left.)


Caption2 = Side view of a typical cervical vertebra. (Anterior tubercle labeled at center left.)
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DorlandsPre = t_21
DorlandsSuf = 12828738
The anterior arch forms about one-fifth of the ring: its anterior surface is convex, and presents at its center the anterior tubercle for the attachment of the Longus colli muscles.


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