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Chapter 12 

Chapter 12
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Chapter 12
Author(s):

Bruce Lehnert

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199393947.003.0012
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date: 05 August 2020

This chapter describes a case of craniocervical dissociation in a patient involved in a motor vehicle crash. The etiology and imaging workup for this injury are described. Injury pattern classification and key imaging features on radiographs, CT, and MRI are detailed. Brief discussion is also made of management options. Key learning points are highlighted.

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