Os odontoideum

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


CT performed to rule out C2 fracture after neck injury.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

An os odontoideum needs to be differentiated from persistent ossiculum terminale and from an odontoid fracture

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Case information

rID: 14258
Published: 10th Jul 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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