Transverse costal facet - Fovea costalis processus transversi

Anatomical hierarchy

Osteology > Axial skeleton > Vertebral column > Thoracic vertebrae > Transverse costal facet



The transverse costal facets are on the transverse process of thoracic vertebrae, for articulation with the corresponding costal tubercle.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS


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