C2--C3 dislocation in a child.


This is a case presentation of an occurrence of a C2--C3 dislocation without fracture occurring in a child, probably at the time of birth, causing weakness and hypotonia and going unrecognized for almost 2 years. Surgical stabilization provided a slow improvement in neurologic function. Cervical spine injury should be an initial diagnostic consideration in… (More)


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@article{Jones1981C2C3DI, title={C2--C3 dislocation in a child.}, author={E. T. T. Jones and Robert N. Hensinger}, journal={Journal of pediatric orthopedics}, year={1981}, volume={1 4}, pages={419-22} }