Burst Fractures

Burst fractures of the cervical spine usually occur as a result of axial loading with the spine in a neutral position. A flexion force may be involved as well. Failure of the anterior and middle columns with retropulsion of bone fragments into the spinal canal is frequently seen, making it an unstable type of injury. Patients who present with an incomplete type of neurological examination might benefit from prompt surgical intervention. For patients who present with a neurologically complete injury, operative fixation using either an anterior or posterior approach or halo immobilization are treatment options.

Cure Your Yeast Infection For Good

Cure Your Yeast Infection For Good

The term vaginitis is one that is applied to any inflammation or infection of the vagina, and there are many different conditions that are categorized together under this ‘broad’ heading, including bacterial vaginosis, trichomoniasis and non-infectious vaginitis.

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