hemal arch


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a structure arising ventrally from a vertebral centrum and enclosing the caudal blood vessels

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In the Wistar rat, the articular processes of the coccygeal bones made no articulations caudal to [Ca.sub.3] where the hemal arch was formed.
The gonapophyses I, II, and III are attached to the caudal vertebrae 15, 16 and 17 by hemal arches. The gonapophys I present parapophyses, gonapophyis II and III present unciform processes.