A foramen within a vertebral element through which the spinal cord runs. It is formed by the anterior segment, and the posterior part, the vertebral arch. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vertebral_foramen ]

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definition

A foramen within a vertebral element through which the spinal cord runs. It is formed by the anterior segment, and the posterior part, the vertebral arch.

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/1/10/Foramenvertebrale.png

external definition

Opening on the vertebra for a spinal nerve as it emerges from the spinal canal.[AAO]

has exact synonym

vertebra neural canal

has related synonym

foramen vertebrale

id

UBERON:0001131