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Two synoval joints make up the costovertebral articulation of each rib. The costal tubercle of each rib articulates with the costal facet of its accompanying vertebra. The head of most ribs articulates with the vertebra of its own number and the vertebra immediately superior. Ribs 1, 11 and 12 typically articular only with their own vertebrae.