Median sacral crest

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Median sacral crest
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Sacrum, dorsal surface.
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Lateral surfaces of sacrum and coccyx.
Details
Latin crista sacralis mediana
Identifiers
Gray's p.107
Dorlands
/Elsevier
c_62/12266834
TA A02.2.05.014
FMA FMA:31725
Anatomical terms of bone

In the middle line of the dorsal surface of the sacrum, it displays a crest, the median sacral crest, surmounted by three or four tubercles, the rudimentary spinous processes of the upper three or four sacral vertebrae.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.