Superior articular facet - Facies articularis superior



Articular surface of the superior articular process, directed more or less backward.

This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Vertebral column > Vertebra > Superior articular process > Superior articular facet