Superior vertebral notch - Incisura vertebralis superior



Superior vertebral notch are the concavities on the superior aspect of the pedicle

When the vertebrae are articulated, the inferior and superior notches of each contiguous pair of bones form the intervertebral foramina.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Vertebral column > Vertebra > Superior vertebral notch