From the case: Peg fracture

CT
Sagittal bone window
Modality: CT (bone window)

- “ Reconstruction of the images revealed a type III odontoid fracture. http://drjermy.blogspot.com/2009/06/ct-c-spine-reconstruction.html ”

Used in the following article:

  • 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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