Block vertebra

Case contributed by Dr Varun Babu



Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male

Straightened cervical spine with preserved alignment. Fused anterior and posterior elements of C2 and C3 vertebrae. 

Mild reduction in height of C5, C6 and C7 vertebrae with anterior end plate osteophytes. Reduced C5-6 and C6-7 disc spaces. 

Normal pre and paravertebral soft tissues. 

Case Discussion

Typical case of cervical block vertebra.

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Case information

rID: 59087
Published: 20th Mar 2018
Last edited: 6th Jul 2020
System: Spine
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Vivid Diagnostic Centre

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