Organization of the Body - Module 2 - Divisions of the Back

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Bones from the neck to the tailbone


 
  
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1
Spinal Column
 
Bones from the neck to the tailbone.
2
Vetebra
 
Each bone in the spinal column (backbone)
3
Vertebrae
 
Two or more Vertebra.
4
Cervical Division
 
Neck.  Has 7 bones labeled C1-C7.
5
Thoracic Division
 
Chest.  Has 12 bones labeled T1-T12.
6
Lumbar Division
 
Waist or Loin.  Has 5 bones labeled L1-L5.
7
Sacral Division
 
Sacrum or lower back.  Has 5 fused bones labeled S1-S5.
8
Coccygeal Division
 
Coccyx or Tailbone.  Has 4 fused bones.
9
C1-C7
 
Cervical Bones (Neck)
10
T1-T12
 
Thoractic Bones.
11
L1-L5
 
Lumbar Bones.
12
S1-S5
 
Sarcral bones (lower back).
13
Disk or Disc
 
Flexible connective tissue that lies between each backbone.  It's composed of Cartlidge.
14
Cartlidge
 
Cusion between the bones (considered the Disk or Disc).


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