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Compression-fractured cervical vertebra

MedGen UID:
1749500
Concept ID:
C5421711
Pathologic Function
Synonyms: Compression fractured cervical vertebra; Wedge fractured cervical vertebra
 
HPO: HP:0041086

Definition

A fracture of the cervical vertebra that is caused by a loss of bone mass (osteoporosis) that occurs as part of aging. [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVCompression-fractured cervical vertebra

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