Clay-shoveler fracture

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

There are fractures with displacement of the spinous process of C6 and C7 vertebrae.

Case Discussion

Typical appearance of Clay-shoveler fracture in a young man.

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Case information

rID: 65826
Published: 25th Jan 2019
Last edited: 26th Jan 2019
System: Spine
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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