Vertebral insufficiency fractures in severe osteoporosis

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


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Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Male

Endplate compression fractures at Th12 and L1.

Only the fracture at L1 is a new one.

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Case information

rID: 17333
Published: 4th Apr 2012
Last edited: 1st Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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