42-C2 are complex segmental fractures.
These fractures are characterized by multiple, non-communicating fracture lines in the same bone, effectively dividing the bone into segments. 42-C2 are often called segmental fractures.
2-year-old American Shorthair cat, fell from a 3-4 floor balcony.Radiographs of the left leg show a 42-C2 fracture.
42-C fractures are generally caused by high energy trauma, often road traffic accidents or gunshot wounds.
Craniocaudal and lateral radiographic views are needed.