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  • The last I to 5 of these vertebrae have movable ribs which do not reach the sternum, and are called cervico-dorsals.
  • (I) Cervical vertebrae, or those between the skull and the first vertebra which is connected with the sternum by a pair of complete ribs.
  • The median and posterior extension of the body of the sternum is a direct outgrowth of the latter, therefore FIG.
  • The keel, or carina sterni, is formed as a direct cartilaginous outgrowth of the body of the sternum, ossifying from a special centre.
  • Often it reaches the keel of the sternum, with subsequent syndesmosis or even synostosis, e.g.