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Neck pain after falling

Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, MD, Munich, Germany
Body Region: Musculoskeletal

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • An 86-year-old man presented to the emergency room after having slipped and fallen on his back
    and occiput.

  • He complained of pain in his cervical spine.
  • CT of the cervical spine was performed.