Hangman fracture

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon


Motor vehicle accident.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female

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Fractures through the bilateral pars interarticularis of C2 consistent with a hangman fracture.


Hangman fracture (post-op).

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