From the case: Kümmell disease

Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ Kümmell disease involving the T10 vertebral body with an ​osteoporotic spinal compression fracture at T12. This case was donated to Radiopaedia.o...”

Used in the following article:

  • Kümmell disease - “ Kümmell disease is an eponymous name for osteonecrosis and collapse of a vertebral body. Pathology Kümmell disease represents delayed (usually t...”
  • Osteoporotic spinal compression fracture - “ Osteoporotic spinal compression fractures occur as a result of injury, commonly fall onto the buttock or pressure from normal activities, to the w...”

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