Alex Vaccaro, Frank Kandziora, Michael Fehlings, Rajasekaran Shanmughanathan
German Ochoa (in memoriam)
Type B and type C injuries are segmental injuries (except B1).
Subtype B2 is a posterior tension band disruption with failure through both soft tissue and bony elements.
This injury may be associated with any A-type fracture (vertebral body).
Illustrated is a posterior tension band disruption.
Illustrated is a bony disruption.
CT/radiograph images are examined to determine the fracture type.