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What exactly specifically is broken when people say they have a?Broken neck?

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Dr. Malaika Witter Hewitt
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Vertebrae

The vetebrae are broken, which are the actual bones of the spine that contain the spinal cord within the central canal.

In brief: Vertebrae

The vetebrae are broken, which are the actual bones of the spine that contain the spinal cord within the central canal.
Dr. Malaika Witter Hewitt
Dr. Malaika Witter Hewitt
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Dr. Kevin Vaught
Neurosurgery

In brief: Broken neck

One of more of the bones of the cervical spine is fractured.

In brief: Broken neck

One of more of the bones of the cervical spine is fractured.
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