Patient 1 – Odondoit Fracture

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The patient was referred from another hospital where he was admited due to a fall on the ground. The neuroimaging investigation revealed an type II odondoit fracture, with posterior translocation > 8 mm., as well as a hair-line fracture of c1 arc.

Sagital CT-scan reconstruction, showing the fracture and the translocation of the odondoit

He underwent a succesfull surgery which consisted in anterior approach, full reduction of the fracture and instrumentation using a odondoit lag screw.

Immediate post-op
6 monts – the fracture is healed