Unfused spinous process of C7

Case contributed by Dr Francesco Gabbrielli

Presentation

Road traffic accident. Cervical pain.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

No fractures demonstrated. Incidental unfused spinous process of C7 vertebral body. 

Modality: CT

No fractures demonstrated. Incidental unfused spinous process of C7 vertebral body. 

Case Discussion

This normal variant should not be confused for fracture. 

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Case Information

rID: 30577
Case created: 19th Aug 2014
Last edited: 5th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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