Accessory process - Processus accessorius

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General terms > Osteology > Axial skeleton > Vertebral column > Accessory process



The accessory processes are located between the transverse and the caudal articular processes of the last thoracic vertebrae (carnivores and pigs) and the lumbar vertebrae (carnivores).

Veterinary Anatomy of Domestic Mammals: Textbook and Colour Atlas, Sixth Edition - Horst Erich König, Hans-Georg Liebich - Schattauer - ISBN-13: 978-3794528332


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