The higher floor of the sacrum, having to maintain the total weight of the spinal column, is vast and flat, and corresponds to the decrease floor of the final lumbar vertebra. Its anterior floor kinds with that of the opposite pointed out bone a substantial angle,[Pg 17] which initiatives forwards and roughly downwards in the direction of the symphysis pubis, and is termed the promontory of the sacrum. underneath this aspect, the sacrum takes a substantial sweep backwards because it descends, progressively advancing back forwards, as we procedure its inferior extremity, forming an intensive concavity upon its anterior floor: this is often termed the hole of the sacrum.
Coccyx. The decrease finish is lengthy by means of a small bone, known as Coccyx or os Coccygis, from its intended resemblance to a cuckoo’s beak. it always comprises 4, and occasionally (especially in girls) of 5 parts; they're much smaller than the bones of the sacrum, and are very imperfect rudiments of vertebral formation; like those, they're at an early interval little else than cartilage, or even whilst the bones are absolutely shaped, they're united through intermediate cartilage, and therefore hold lots mobility upon one another, in addition to upon the decrease finish of the sacrum, as to confess of being pressured backwards to the level of an entire inch, hence contributing vastly to extend the skill of the outlet.
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