Costal process - Processus costalis

Descripción

The transverse process of a lumbar vertebra is also called costal or costiform process, because it corresponds to a rudimentary rib (costa) which, as opposed to the thorax, is not developed in the lumbar region.


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

Imágenes

No hay una imagen que contenga esta parte anatómica todavía.

Descargar vet-Anatomy

Usuarios de móviles y tablets, pueden descargar en el AppStore o GooglePlay.

vet-Anatomy en la Appstore vet-Anatomy en la Googleplay