Severe thoracic spinal fracture-dislocation without neurological symptoms and costal fractures: a case report and review of the literature

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INTRODUCTION Only a high-energy force can cause thoracic spinal fracture-dislocation injuries, and such injuries should always be suspected in patients with polytrauma. The injury is usually accompanied by neurological symptoms. There are only a few cases of severe thoracic spinal fracture-dislocation without neurological symptoms in the literature, and… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1752-1947-8-343

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