The website of the Spinal Injury Network has a diagram of the human spine, with the different sections labeled. The spinal column is divided into five regions: cervical, thoracic, lumbar, sacral and coccygeal. More »

At birth, the human spine comprises 33 individual bones, called vertebrae, that are stacked atop each other. These interlocking bones are connected through elastic ligaments and spinal disks, which provide flexibility to... More » Science Human Anatomy

An interactive diagram of the spine and nervous system is available on Additional diagrams of the spine and nervous system appear in various anatomy and physiology textbooks that are available at libraries... More » Science Human Anatomy Nerves

The names of skeletal views, subsystems, bones and joints represent some important labels on a complete diagram of the skeletal system. The names of the type and parts of a bone, and its internal anatomy, are significant... More » Science Human Anatomy Bones

Functions of the human spine include supporting the body's weight, facilitating movement and flexibility and protecting other structures in the vulnerable spinal cord from injury, including the brain and inner organs. Th... More »

Read a female body organ diagram by referring to labels and captions on the diagram, such as those provided by The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada on its website. You can also refer to accompanying ... More » Science Human Anatomy

They key components of the human spine are grouped into three regions: the cervical spine, thoracic spine and lumbar spine. The cervical spine is the spine's uppermost region, the thoracic spine is the midsection and the... More » Science Human Anatomy