Spinous Process

Last updated: 7th April, 2018  What is Spinous Process? What is the role it plays in human body? it’s importance and health problems associated with it. Lets get know its details. About Spinous Process Spinous process is a bony land mark that forms major part of vertebra.  Spinous process is a bony projection of the posterior […]

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Epidural Space

Last updated: 7th April, 2018  What is Epidural space? What is the role it plays in human body? it’s importance and health problems associated with it. Lets get know its details. About Epidural Space The epidural space is the area between the dura mater and the vertebral wall containing fat and some blood vessels. This space […]

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Annulus Fibrosus

Last updated: 7th April, 2018  What is Annulus fibrosus? What is the role it plays in our body, it’s importance, health issues associated with it? Lets get to know about theses details. Overview Annulus fibrosus is defined as a ring of fibrous tissue. It is the tough circular exterior of the inter-vertebral disc. Annulus fibrosus is […]

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Apophyseal Joint

Last updated: 6th April, 2018  What is Apophyseal joint, Get to know about Apophyseal joint and its role and importance our body, health conditions associated with it, and about diagnosis. About Apophyseal joint Apophyseal joint commonly referred as the facet, or zygapophyseal Joints. It is a synovial joint between the superior articular process of one vertebra […]

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Cortical Bone

Last updated: 29th March, 2018  Cortical bone is also called lamellar bone or compact bone. Shaft of bone in a long bone like tibia is typical example of the cortical bone.  Cortical bone forms the cortex, or outer shell, of most bones. It is much denser than cancellous bone, harder, stronger and stiffer. Cortical bone makes up nearly eighty […]

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