Posterior articular facet - Facies articularis posterior

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Posterior articular surface on the apex of the dens.


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Vertebral column > Cervical vertebrae [C I-C VII] > Axis [C II] > Dens of axis > Posterior articular facet

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