Cervical pseudosubluxation

Case contributed by Dr Mohammed Sultan

Presentation

Fall from sofa. Pain in the neck.

Patient Data

Age: 5 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Swischuk line

Swischuk line = 1.5mm indicates pseudosubluxation.

No prevertebral soft tissue swelling.

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Case information

rID: 70188
Published: 7th Aug 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Peterborough City Hospital UK North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust

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