From the case: Chance fracture

CT
Sagittal bone window
Modality: CT (bone window)

- “ Chance fracture is a flexion injury of the spine, consisting of compression injury to the anterior column and transverse fracture through posterio...”

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  • Spinal fractures - “ Spinal fractures are usually the result of significant trauma to a normally formed skeleton, or the result of trauma to a weakened spinal column. ...”
  • Chance fracture - “ Chance fractures, also referred to as seatbelt fractures, are flexion-distraction type injuries of the spine that extend to involve all three spin...”

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