Diagnosis of fracture of D7 and D8 vertebra


• A 24-Year-old young man met with a road traffic accident and sustained an injury to his upper back. He was in severe pain, was not able to walk and was admitted to nearby hospital. Subsequently, he was shifted to Udai Omni Hospital

•A diagnosis of fracture of D7 and D8 vertebra was made (upper back vertebrae) the spine was bent forwards more than normal(Kyphosis) and he sustained ligament and muscle damage in the upper back

•He was evaluated and was operated on the following day. His spine was stabilized with rods and screws and the patient was out of bed the next day. He had an excellent correction of deformity of his spine and his pain significantly reduced after surgery

•Fixation of spine fracture with rods and screws