The second vertebral bone in the vertebral column. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

definition

The second vertebral bone in the vertebral column.

external definition

Vertebra that is posteriorly adjacent to vertebra 1.[TAO]

has exact synonym

axis (CII)

axis vertebra

cervical axis

axis [C II]

vertebra 2

has narrow synonym

C2 vertebra

second cervical vertebra

cervical vertebra 2

id

UBERON:0001093

terminology notes

not the same as ZFA term 'axis'