Kręgi szyjne [C IC VII] - Vertebrae cervicales [C I-C VII]



Cervical vertebræ are the smallest of the true vertebræ, and can be readily distinguished from those of the thoracic or lumbar regions by the presence of a foramen in each transverse process. The first, second, and seventh present exceptional features and must be separately described; the following characteristics are common to the remaining four :

Hierarchia anatomiczna

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