Injuries of the Intervertebral Disk and Neural Tissues

@inproceedings{Wimmer1990InjuriesOT,
  title={Injuries of the Intervertebral Disk and Neural Tissues},
  author={B Wimmer and Erich Hofmann and Augustinus Ludwig Jacob},
  year={1990}
}
Traumatic disk herniations are found in 3% to 30% of spinal injuries [47, 53, 75, 111]. They may be seen in association with fractures, dislocations, gunshot wounds or without any associated injury (“isolated traumatic disk herniation”) and may be the source of neurologic deficits [93].