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Closed cervical spine trauma associated with bilateral vertebral artery injuries



Closed cervical spine trauma associated with bilateral vertebral artery injuries



Archives of Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery 119(7-8): 478-481



Bilateral vertebral artery injuries in closed cervical spine injuries are uncommon, but early recognition and treatment are important to prevent neurological deterioration. A case of bilateral vertebral injuries in a 35-year-old motor vehicle accident victim is presented, and the current literature is reviewed.

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Accession: 010338659

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PMID: 10613246

DOI: 10.1007/s004020050027


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