Welcome, Friend!

It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!

advertisement

Quick Start Forum Video Tutorial

    Forum-Tutorial-Screenshot

In this Discussion

Protect anonymity
We strongly suggest that members do not include their email addresses. Once that is published , your email address is available to anyone on the internet , including hackers.

Notice
All discussions and comments that contain an external URL will be automatically moved to the spam queue. No external URL pointing to a medical web site is permitted. Forum rules also indicate that you need prior moderator approval. If you are going to post an external URL, contact one of the moderators to get their approval.
There are no medical professionals on this forum side of the site. Therefore, no one is capable or permitted to provide any type of medical advice.
This includes any analysis, interpretation, or advice based on any diagnostic test

The main site has all the formal medical articles and videos for you to research on.
advertisement

Question about radiologic examination report

scali71sscali71 Posts: 1
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:41 AM in Neck Pain: Cervical
Can someone decipher a radiologic exam report?

Prevertebral soft tissues are normal, Intervertebral disc space is well maintained. Normal atlantoaxial interval. Incidentally noted is a very smoothly marginated fragment posterior to the C-7 spinous process. There is no associated edema. This most likely represents non-union of the secondary ossification center vs a remote or old clay shoveler's fratcture. There is no evidence for acute fracture.

Thank you for your help
advertisement

Comments

  • Hi Scali

    No one here can really do that for you. Have you spoken to the doctor who ordered this? Sounds like they suspected a fracture.

    Good Luck
Sign In or Register to comment.