From the case: L1 burst fracture

CT
Sagittal bone window
Modality: CT (bone window)

- “ Burst fracture is a type of compression fracture which results in disruption of the posterior vertebral body cortex with retropulsion into the spi...”

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  • Retropulsed fragment - “ A retropulsed fragment is any vertebral fracture fragment that is displaced into the spinal canal, thereby potentially causing spinal cord injury....”

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