Compression fracture (Burst fracture)

AP and lateral views of the lumbar spine demonstrate a burst fracture of L3 with resulting gibbus deformity of the lumbar spine. There appears to be retropulsion of bony fragments into the spinal canal.



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Diagnosis Compression fracture (Burst fracture)

AP and lateral views of the lumbar spine demonstrate a burst fracture of L3 with resulting gibbus deformity of the lumbar spine. There appears to be retropulsion of bony fragments into the spinal canal.

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