Medical Definition of Vertebra prominens

1. The vertebra in the cervicothoracic region which has the most prominent spinous process (seventh cervical vertebra in 70% of the cases, sixth in 20%, and first thoracic vertebra in 10%). Synonym: nuchal tubercle. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Vertebra Prominens

verst
verste
verstes
versts
versual
versus
versute
vert
vert ramp
verteber
vertebers
vertebra
vertebra dentata
vertebra magna
vertebra plana
vertebra prominens (current term)
vertebra prominens reflex
vertebra vera
vertebrae
vertebrae cervicales
vertebrae coccygeae
vertebrae lumbales
vertebrae sacrales
vertebrae spuriae
vertebrae thoracicae
vertebral
vertebral-basilar system
vertebral arch
vertebral artery

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