C2 teardrop fracture

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Teardrop fracture of the C2 vertebral body.


Teardrop fracture of the C2 vertebral body.

Case Discussion

CT and plain film demonstrating an extension teardrop fracture of the C2 vertebral body.

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The images are from Dr. John Hunter's amazing MSK collection. Dr. John Hunter is a professor in the department of radiology (musculoskeletal section) at UC Davis School of Medicine.

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Case information

rID: 11268
Published: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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