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[OCOSH Code: D016103 50448004 S12 S22.0 S32 WI_BI_SI_F]

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Cervical Fractures (19)
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ICD-10 Code S12 Fracture of neck
SNOMED-CT Term Fracture of cervical spine (disorder) Concept ID: 125606003
Synonyms - Fracture of cervical spine
Fracture of cervical vertebra
Fracture of cervical spine (disorder)
Fracture of neck
OCOSH Code: D016103 125606003 S12 WI_BI_SI_F_CF
Coccyx Fractures (0)
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ICD-10 Code S32.2 Fracture of coccyx
SNOMED-CT Term Fracture of coccyx (disorder) Concept ID: 125871005
OCOSH Code: D016103 125871005 S32.2 WI_BI_SI_F_COX
Lumbar Fractures (20)
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ICD-10 Code S32.0 Fracture of lumbar vertebra
SNOMED-CT Term Fracture of lumbar spine (disorder) Concept ID: 125608002
OCOSH Code: D016103 125608002 S32.0 WI_BI_SI_F_LF
Sacral Fractures (9)
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ICD-10 Code S32.1 Fracture of sacrum
SNOMED-CT Term Fracture of sacrum (disorder) Concept ID: 125872003
OCOSH Code: D016103 125872003 S32.1 WI_BI_SI_F_SF
Thoracic Fractures (8)
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ICD-10 Code S22.0 Fracture of thoracic vertebra
SNOMED-CT Term Fracture of thoracic spine (disorder) Concept ID: 125607007
OCOSH Code: D016103 125607007 S22.0 WI_BI_SI_F_TF

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2004 Diagnosis of Osteoporotic Vertebral Fractures

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/490357_1

From American Journal of Roentgenology
Diagnosis of Osteoporotic Vertebral Fractures: Importance of Recognition and Description by Radiologists Posted 10/06/2004 (full text) Leon Lenchik; Lee F. Rogers; Pierre D. Delmas; Harry K. Genant
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2006 Nonoperative Treatment of Osteoporotic Compression Fractures eMedicine PMR

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/325872-overview

Most of patients experiencing an osteoporotic vertebral compression fracture remain asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic; however, a large number of these patients do experience significant pain resulting in decreased quality of life and disability. Conventional medical treatment for these patients includes pain medication, activity limitation, physical therapy, and possibly, bracing. Vertebroplasty...
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2009 Health-related quality of life after vertebral or hip fracture

Location: http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2474-10-135.pdf

All 25 women (mean age 75.0, SD 4.7) with hip fracture as inclusion fracture had no significant changes in HRQOL between two and seven years and did not differ from the reference group regarding HRQOL after seven years. The vertebral group had significantly lower values for bodily pain, vitality, role-emotional...
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Burst Fractures of the Spine Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/burst_frx_of_spine

fall from a height, landing on one's feet, is a typical cause of this fracture;
- burst frx involve only compressive failure of the vertebral body both anteriorly & posteriorly, w/ failure of both anterior &...
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Occult Osteoporotic Vertebral Fractures Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/516553

Vertebral Body Fractures Without Radiologic Collapse
Osteoporotic vertebral fractures with no sign of vertebral collapse on initial radiographs do indeed exist. They are analogous to occult stress fractures well known in other skeletal sites. They must not be misdiagnosed as malignant lesions.
Thao Pham, MD; Johanna Azulay-Parrado, MD; Pierre Champsaur, MD, PhD;...
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Surgical Outcome After Spinal Fractures in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/708448

The diffuse paraspinal ossification and inflammatory osteitis of advanced Ankylosing spondylitis creates a fused, brittle spine that is susceptible to fracture. The aim of this study is to present the surgical experience of spinal fractures occurring in patients suffering from ankylosing spondylitis and to highlight the difficulties that exist as...
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