Posterior sacral foramina

Posterior sacral foramina

Infobox Bone
Name = Posterior sacral foramina
Latin = foramina sacralia posteriora
GraySubject = 24
GrayPage = 108


Caption = Sacrum, dorsal surface. Posterior sacral foramena labeled at right.)


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Lateral to the articular processes of the sacrum are the four posterior sacral foramina (or dorsal sacral foramina); they are smaller in size and less regular in form than the anterior, and transmit the posterior divisions of the sacral nerves.

ee also

* Anterior sacral foramina

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