Cervical vertebra 5
|Bone: Cervical vertebra 5|
|Position of cervical vertebra 5 (shown in red).|
|Cervical vertebra 5. Superior surface.|
|Latin||Vertebra cervicalis V|
The cervical spinal nerve 5 (C5) passes out above it.
C5 and C6 are the areas that see the highest amount of cervical spine trauma.
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