Wedge fracture

Case contributed by Dr Varun Babu


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Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Male

Acute wedge compression fracture of superior end plate of D12 vertebral body with 25% reduction in vertebral body height. Sparing of posterior elements. 

Case Discussion

Stable single column wedge compression fracture of D12 vertebral body. 

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Case information

rID: 74680
Published: 2nd Mar 2020
Last edited: 2nd Mar 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Exir Medical Subspecialties Centre

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