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Describe the function of the vertebral column. - -Provides bony protection for the spinal cord and nerve roots-Strong but flexible support for the trunk-Supports body weight and posture (transfers weight of head, neck, and trunk to appendicular skeleton of lower limb)Describe the structure of the vertebral column.a. How many vertebrae?b. What are the five groups?
How many articulation points do vertebrae have? Where, and what kind? - Three articulation points:

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Term
Fall
Professor
JenniferMBurgoon
Tags
Human Anatomy, Cervical vertebrae

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