Odontoid fracture classification: diagram

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Anderson and D'Alonzo classification

Anderson and D'Alonzo classification

Case Discussion

The odontoid process fracture (also known as the peg or dens fracture) occurs where there is a fracture through the odontoid process of C2.

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rID: 21310
Published: 15th Jan 2013
Last edited: 14th Sep 2018
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