Thoracic vertebra

Synonyms Thoracic spine, BWS, thoracic spine Introduction The thoracic vertebrae belong to the human spine, beginning below the seventh cervical vertebra and ending at the lumbar spine. Mammals have a total of twelve thoracic vertebrae, which are also numbered Th1 to Th12. Th here stands for the Latin term pars thoracica “chest part” of thorax … Read more