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Laboratory 2. Vertebral Canal and Spinal Cord
Step 3. Vertebral Canal and Epidural Space

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Upon completion of the laminectomy, examine the vertebral canal and identify the epidural (extradural) space. This space contains fatty tissue and the vertebral venous plexus.

Links and References:
Grant's: 4.63-4.69
Netter: 148 and 155-159
Rohen and Yokochi: 216-218 and 225