How many bones do we have in the neck? What are they?
Below you will find a list with all the bones of the human neck.
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2. BONES OF THE NECK (8)
The human neck has eight bones: the seven cervical vertebrae and the hyoid bone.
- First cervical vertebra or Atlas (C1)
- Second cervical vertebra or Axis (C2).
- Third cervical vertebra (C3).
- Forth cervical vertebra (C4).
- Fifth cervical vertebra (C5).
- Sixth cervical vertebra (C6).
- Seventh cervical vertebra or Prominens (C7).
- Hyoid bone.