Coloured artwork of spinal column & spinal nerves

Coloured artwork of spinal column & spinal nerves

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Caption: Spinal nerves. Computer-enhanced historical illustration of the human spinal cord and spinal nerves. Red and blue blood vessels & red muscles of the back & the upper arms can be seen. The spinal cord is a mass of yellow nerve fibres running from top to bottom of image. The spinal cord and brain make up the central nervous system (CNS). A set of 31 spinal nerves are seen emerging in two rows at either side of the spinal cord. The lowest 9 nerves supply the legs and form a spray known as the cauda equina. Spinal nerves carry motor and sensory information between the body and CNS. Illustration by the celebrated Italian anatomist Paolo Mascagni (1755-1815).

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Keywords: anatomy, art, artwork, human body, mascagni, nerve, nerves, nervous, nervous system, spinal, spinal nerve, spine, spine and nervous system, spine illustration, system

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