dorsal vertebra


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Noun1.dorsal vertebra - one of 12 vertebrae in the human vertebral columndorsal vertebra - one of 12 vertebrae in the human vertebral column; thoracic vertebrae extend from the seventh cervical vertebra down to the first lumbar vertebra
vertebra - one of the bony segments of the spinal column
back, dorsum - the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine; "his back was nicely tanned"
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Material: Three dorsal vertebra fragments (MG 8809) including a transverse process and a partial neural arch preserving the prezygapophysis.
The image showed a paravertebral mass with infiltration of the 12th dorsal vertebra.
During one, his ninth dorsal vertebra was fractured; during another he went into a coma so long that, convinced that he had died, Ferdiere ordered his body dispatched to the asylum mortuary--where Artaud came to
EKT uygulama esnasinda ya da sonrasinda kas agrilari (10), dorsal vertebra kiriklari (11,12), el bilegi kirigi (12,13), santral asetabuler fraktur-dislokasyonu (12,14), omuz ve temporomandibuler eklem dislokasyonlari (12), kas veya ligament yirtiklari (12) gibi komplikasyonlar bildirilmistir.
The holotype of Maledictosuchus riclaensis (MPZ 2001/130) consists of a nearly complete skull and mandible (MPZ 2001/130 a) and three vertebrae (MPZ 2001/130 b, c, d) assigned to a cervical vertebra, dorsal vertebra and caudal vertebra.
4H, I in Ruiz-Omenaca, 2011) are actually posterior dorsal ribs with the tuberculum fused with the diapophysis of the corresponding dorsal vertebra (Fig.
The studied material includes a cervical centrum with both pedicles fused to it (MPZ 2013/374), a small dorsal vertebra with an almost complete neural arch including the neural spine (MPZ 2013/373), a partial sacrum (MPZ2013/366) and eight caudal vertebrae (MPZ 2013/ 367 to 372, MPZ2013/385) (Fig.