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The thoracic spine
has the largest disc/body ratio
has the least frequency of disc herniations
has the fewest disc herniations
has the greatest amount of extension due to the elongated spinous processes Question 2
The tp of T9 is located 2 interspinous processes above and lateral.
False Question 3
Which of the following are true regarding the thoracic spine disc herniations commonly compress the spine nerve root
the joint capsules are thinner and provide less stabilty
pain in this area can be due viscera
nucleus pulposa has a greater potential to swell Question 4
The ribcage stiffens the spine providing greater resistance to displacement
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2011 for the course ANLS 1618 taught by Professor Laurahuber during the Winter '11 term at Life Chiropractic College West.
- Winter '11