Dorsal longitudinal ligament - Ligamentum longitudinale dorsale

Description

The dorsal longitudinal ligament, thicker than the ventral longitudinal ligament, passes on the dorsal surfaces of the bodies of the vertebrae, forming a part of the of the floor of the vertebral canal. It extends form the dens of the axis to the end of the vertebral canal in the caudal region


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS
Miller's Anatomy of the Dog, 4th Edition - Evans & de Lahunta- Elsevier

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