Lateral
Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ Extension teardrop fractures are not as severe as flexion teardrop fractures as the posterior elements often remain intact. Hence spinal cord inju...”

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  • Extension teardrop fracture - “ Extension teardrop fracture typically occurs due to forced extension of the neck with resulting avulsion of the anteroinferior corner of the verte...”

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