Hangman fracture

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon


25 year old female involved in a motor vehicle accident.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Female

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Case Discussion

Images show fractures through the bilateral pars interarticularis of C2 consistent with hangman fracture.

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Case information

rID: 10130
Case created: 5th Jul 2010
Last edited: 23rd Apr 2016
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