Evaluation of traumatic atlantooccipital dislocations.

  title={Evaluation of traumatic atlantooccipital dislocations.},
  author={Charles I Lee and John Woodring and Steven J Goldstein and Thomas L. Daniel and Anne B. Young and Ph. A. Tibbs},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  volume={8 1},
The diagnosis of traumatic atlantooccipital dislocation (AOD) from the cross-table lateral radiograph is difficult because of problems in demonstrating the complex anatomy of this area and the intricate radiographic methods used to diagnose AOD. Although CT or polytomography seem to be the most accurate diagnostic methods, it is often the lateral radiograph from which the diagnosis and further decisions are made. To determine both the best radiographic method for diagnosing AOD from the lateral… CONTINUE READING
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