Lumbar vertebrae

What is Lumbar vertebrae?

Lumbar vertebrae meaning Part of the vertebral column, which is made up of 26 bones.The lumbar vertebrae (5 bones) are situated between the thoracic vertebrae and the sacrum.For more information on the back, see http://www.knowyourback.org/Pages/Definitions/AnatomySpine/Bones/SpinalColumn.aspx

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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