Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ Flexion teardrop fractures are associated with posterior element injury and hence a higher risk of cord injury than extension teardrop fractures. ...”

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  • Flexion teardrop fracture - “ Flexion teardrop fractures represent a fracture pattern occurring in severe axial/flexion injury of the cervical spine. They are important to reco...”

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