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Spinal Injury

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Hangman's fracture is the fracture of:



A 1st lumber vertebra

B 2nd thoracic vertebra

C 3rd cervical vertebra

D 2nd cervical vertebra

Ans. D

2nd cervical vertebra

Some common named fractures:

Jefferson fracture

Hangman’s fracture

Clayshovellers

Smiths

Chauffeurs

Aviator’s

Night stick

Cotton’s

March

Burst fracture of atlas (C1)

Fracture of axis (Fracture of pedicle of C2)

Spinous process of C7 fracture

Reverse of Colles’ fracture (Fracture at the corti co cancellous junction of

radius with volar tilt of the distal fragment)

Radial styloid process

Fracture neck of talus

Isolated fracture shaft of ulna

Trimalleolar ankle fracture

Stress fracture of shaft of 2nd metatarsal

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