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Spinal canal

spinal canal --> vertebral canal

The canal that contains the spinal cord, spinal meninges, and related structures. It is formed by the vertebral foramina of successive vertebrae of the articulated vertebral column.

Synonym: canalis vertebralis, spinal canal, tubus vertebralis.


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