Difference between revisions of "Anterior cervical wedge fracture"

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{{Cervical spine injuries}}
 
{{Cervical spine injuries}}
  
==Workup==
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==Evaluation==
 
*CT scan to evaluate
 
*CT scan to evaluate
*MRI may be useful, especially if neuro symptoms, as often associated posterior ligamentous injury  
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*MRI may be useful, especially if neuro symptoms, as often associated posterior ligamentous injury
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==Management==
 
==Management==
 
*Prehospital Immobilization see [[EBQ:Prehospital Spine Immobilization|NAEMSP National Guidelines for Spinal Immobilization]]
 
*Prehospital Immobilization see [[EBQ:Prehospital Spine Immobilization|NAEMSP National Guidelines for Spinal Immobilization]]

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