Lumbar spine (AP/PA view) The lumbar spine AP view images the lumbar spine which consists of five vertebrae. It is utilised in many imaging contexts including trauma, postoperatively, and for chronic conditions.
A general view of the spine with the various levels (cervical, thoracic and lumbar spinal regions, sacrum and coccyx) as well as the physiological curvature of the spine (cervical and lumbar lordosis, thoracic and sacral kyphosis).
The spine’s four sections, from top to bottom, are the cervical (neck), thoracic (abdomen,) lumbar (lower back), and sacral (toward tailbone). Throughout the spine, intervertebral discs made of cushioning material both pad and connect the vertebrae. The lumbo-sacral spine includes: Lumbar vertebrae: Numbered L1…This diagram with labels depicts and explains the details of View Of Spine.