Traumatic anterior atlantoaxial subluxation occurring in a professional rugby athlete: case report and review of literature related to atlantoaxial injuries in sports activities.

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STUDY DESIGN This is a case report of traumatic anterior atlantoaxial subluxation occurring in a professional rugby athlete with a literature review. OBJECTIVE To report a rare case of traumatic anterior atlantoaxial subluxation in a professional rugby athlete. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Atlantoaxial subluxation occurring in a professional athlete is… (More)

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@article{Miyamoto2004TraumaticAA, title={Traumatic anterior atlantoaxial subluxation occurring in a professional rugby athlete: case report and review of literature related to atlantoaxial injuries in sports activities.}, author={Hiroshi Miyamoto and Minoru Doita and Kotaro Nishida and Masayoshi Yagi and Yasunobu Iwasaki and Shinichi Yoshiya and Masahiro Kurosaka}, journal={Spine}, year={2004}, volume={29 3}, pages={E61-4} }