mammillary process

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mammillary process

[′ma·mə‚ler·ē ′präs·əs]
(anatomy)
One of the tubercles on the posterior part of the superior articular processes of the lumbar vertebrae.
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Furthermore, with the block in position, the spinous, lamina or mamillary processes can be contacted to rotate the vertebra opposite to the direction indicated by the cervical vertebra transverse process sensitivity.