Anatomy of the lumbar spine (CT scan)


Antoine Micheau, MD , Denis Hoa, MD

Published on

Tuesday 20 February 2018



Anatomical parts

Anatomy of the lumbar spine (CT scan)

This anatomy module is dedicated to interns and students that wish to learn more about the anatomy of the lumbar spine in CT. It allows to differentiate the vertebrae, the nervous system, the intervertebral discs and the zygapophyseal joints. The images are available in the three planes, axial, sagittal, coronal and 3D reconstructions.





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  • Terminologia anatomica : international anatomical terminology by the Federation Committe on Anatomical Terminology (FCAT). Stuttgart : George Thiemme Verlag. ISBN-10 : 3-13-114361. ISBN -13 : 978-3-13-114361-7

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