Limbus vertebra

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Fall.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
CT

No malalignment or acute fracture of the lumbar spine. L4 limbus vertebra is noted.

Case Discussion

A limbus vertebra needs to be recognized as such and not confused with an acute fracture. 

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Case information

rID: 56969
Published: 8th Mar 2018
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Spine
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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