From the case: PEG fracture

CT
PEG fracture
Sagittal bone window
PEG fracture
Modality: CT (bone window)

- “ A man in his 60s collapsed during a cardiac arrest. He regained a perfusing rhythm, but wasn't breathing on his own. A CT head was requested. An o...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Odontoid fracture - “ Odontoid process fracture, also known as the peg or dens fracture, occurs where there is a fracture through the odontoid process of C2. Pathology...”
  • 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. ...”

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