Full T6 (6th Thoracic Vertebra) Description
[Continued from above] . . . connecting with the tubercles located on each rib. The laminae across the vertebral arch of the T6 vertebra overlap with the T7 vertebra below to further protect the spine. Likewise, the downward projecting spinous process overlaps with that of the T7. Within the vertebral arch, the vertebral foramen that encloses and allows the passage of the spinal cord is smaller and circular.