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Amy
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spinal chord

Post by Amy » Fri Jan 06, 2006 2:00 pm

The spinal chord lies within the vertebral canal.

What are its meningeal coverings?
At what vertebral level does the spinal chord, on average, terminate?[/list][/list]

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Post by MrMistery » Fri Jan 06, 2006 8:11 pm

dura mater, arachnoide, pia mater
second lombar vertebrae, it is continued by filum terminale until the second coccigygeal vertebrae
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