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Cervical Vertebrae: Atlas and Axis Anatomy

Cervical Vertebrae: Atlas and Axis Anatomy
Anterior tubercle, Anterior arch, Transverse process, Transverse foramen, Superior articular surface of lateral mass for occipital condyle, Tubercle for transverse ligament of atlas, Groove for vertebral artery, Atlas (C1): superior view, Posterior tubercle, Transverse process, Transverse foramen, Inferior articular surface of lateral mass for axis,


Anterior arch, Atlas (C1): inferior view, Superior articular surface for occipital condyle, Posterior articular facet (for transverse ligament of atlas), Upper cervical vertebrae, assembled: posterosuperior view, Articular facet for dens, Vertebral foramen, Posterior arch, Posterior tubercle, Posterior arch, Vertebral foramen, Lateral mass, Superior articular facet for atlas, Articular facet for dens, Dens, Inferior articular facet for C3, Axis (C2): anterior view, Superior articular facet for atlas, Interarticular part Inferior articular process, Axis (C2): posterosuperior view.

Cervical Vertebrae: Atlas and Axis Anatomy