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Vértebras


Vértebras

La columna vertebral está compuesta de 26 huesos que brindan soporte axial al tronco y suministra protección a la médula espinal que corre a través de su cavidad central. Entre cada vértebra se encuentra un disco intervertebral que actúa como amortiguador.




Fecha de revisión: 10/6/2012
Versión en inglés revisada por: David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine; Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
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