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Understand your Upper Back: Thoracic Spine
The section of the spine found in the upper back is called the thoracic spine. It goes from the base of the neck to the bottom of the rib cage. Our website will help you know the main parts of the thoracic spine and how these parts work, which is important as you learn to care for your back problem.
Understanding the regions and structures of the thoracic spine can help you become more involved in your health care and better able to care for your own back problem with our help.