Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 17 On the Lumbar Vertebrae

Ascending processes [zygapophysis superior]

The ascending processes (I, K in figs. 1, 2, 3) have a deep depression [facies articularis] (K in figs. 2, 3) on their inner side where they face each other and, if you pay attention to the anterior and posterior parts of the depression, oblong. 10



Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 17 On the Lumbar Vertebrae