Arthrology - Occipitoatlantoaxial region


In this dissection the posterior aspect of the occipital bone has been removed to expose the posterior aspect of the atlanto-occipital joints and the atlanto-axial joint. Using your mouse, select a joint or ligament related structure to learn more about it. Once the structure is selected you can go to the related images to see more views of the selected structure.

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