Upper Limb > Shoulder & Arm
Zygapophyseal (intervertebral facet) joints.
Thoracic region, left lateral view.

The orientation of the zygapophyseal joints differs between the spinal regions, influencing the degree and direction of movement.

The joints lie in the coronal plane.


Atlas of Anatomy Fig. 1.22 B

Illustrator: Karl Wesker

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