A 51-year-old male asked:
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How serious is this diagnosis from an xray (the vehicle accident was 4 weeks ago: "There is a wedge compression fracture at L1 vertebral body with loss of anterior vertebral body height of +/- 50% and a mild scoliosis concave right centered at L1."?

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Dr. Johan Matthys Van Der Merwe
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Vertebral compressio: Pretty serious. You need to see an Neuro-surgeon to repair
Answered on Jun 20, 2019
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