adj – fractional fraccionamiento (т) – fractionation fractura (0 – fracture fractura hangman’s fracture fractura (О deprimida – depressed fracture fractura (О. C2 fractures were classified into odontoid fractures types 1, 2, and 3, Hangman’s fractures types 1, 2, and 3, and atypical C2 fractures. , vol, n.1, pp. ISSN There are 2 types of axis injuries with the same radiological appearance that are known as Hangman´s fracture.

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If the reduction is maintained, then the cast should continue for 4 to 6 weeks. There is a hair-line fracture and there is no displacement.

With advancement of fixation technique comminuted fracture of the patella are being reconstructed patella saving operations. Fracture through the base of the odontoid Prevertebral soft tissue swelling Rupture of interspinous ligament Displacement of the cord by an epidural fluid collection could be blood or CSF due to arachnoid rupture.

A epidural hematoma should be fractyra the differential, but this finding was limited to just the area of the disc space, unlike a hematoma. Both scoring systems show good reliability and validity.

Fractures and cartilage injuries Sx2— Because someone is holding on to the neck while more weight is added, an actual ‘clunk’ can be felt fractufa the neck indicating that reduction is achieved. The posterior longitudinal ligament is intact. Continue with the CT images. Retrieved from ” https: Dractura flow voids within the vertebral arteries. This type of fracture is commonly seen in diving accidents and tends to occur at lower cervical levels.


There is a C5 flexion teardrop fracture. Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials”.

Atlanto-occipital dislocation Atlanto-occipital dislocation is an uncommon injury characterized by complete disruption of all fracgura between occiput and atlas with subluxation or complete dislocation of the occipitoatlantal factes. In younger people, these fractures typically occur during sports or a motor vehicle collision. A CT scan is often performed to further investigate the articular anatomy of the fracture, especially for fracture and displacement within the distal radio-ulnar joint.

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Hangman’s fracture – Wikipedia

It could not be seen in the other fracture subclasses. On the left the most common type of odontoid fracture, which is type II through the base of the odontoid. No correlation was found for other C2 fracture subtypes. Some would just call this fracutra severe hyperflexion injury, but this entity is better known as a ‘flexion tear drop’ fracture.

Fractures of the dens in adult patients. Furthermore, the current treatment strategy for C2 fractures has been documented. This indicates thrombosis as a result of dissection. However, despite its long association with judicial hangings, one study of a series of such hangings showed that only a small minority of hangings produced a hangman’s fracture. National population-based studies could improve the current evidence and strengthen treatment guidelines.


Check for errors and try again. Look for additional findings on the CT-images and then continue reading. Elderly patients have a higher level of activity nowadays, with a higher risk of fractures. These results cannot be generalised for the rest of Sweden, as the nonavailability of cervical spinal hagman in rural areas combined with a resilience of patients and doctors to a long-distance referral, a common anaesthesiologist-driven fear of complications in elderly patients [ 35 ], and the seemingly obvious economic advantage of cervical orthoses bangman costly surgical procedures [ 36 ] motivate surgeons to use nonsurgical treatment.

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However, none of the classification systems demonstrate good liability. The deformity fraftura then reduced with hanggman closed manipulative depending on the type of deformity reductionafter which a splint or cast is placed and an X-ray is taken to ensure that the reduction was successful. Only in-hospital deaths related to the C2 fracture occurred. Population-at-risk and annual incidence perperson-years of C2 fractures divided into odontoid, Hangman’s, and atypical fractures during the years to