Holdsworth fracture

Dr Henry Knipe and Saranya Ravi et al.

Holdsworth fracture is the eponymous name for an unstable thoracolumbar junction fracture involving the vertebral body and articular processes as well as posterior ligamentous complex rupture 1,2.

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rID: 65703
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Holdsworth fracture-dislocation
  • Holdsworth's fracture-dislocation
  • Holdsworth's fracture

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