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Thoracic vertebrae

thoracic vertebrae

The segments of the vertebral column, usually twelve, which articulate with ribs to form part of the thoracic cage.

Synonym: vertebrae thoracicae.


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... thats what i needed and it worked! I have this problem where the first vertebrae in the tail bone region is still fused to the lower thoracic i think its called, so four bones are doing the work of five. I never noticed untill ...

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by nugget
Thu Jan 11, 2007 11:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
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