Burst fracture

By Jaimig Aljorna

Fractures of the spine are very frequent. The majority of traumatic vertebral fractures are located in the thoracic spine (80%). A burst fracture is a descriptive term for a spinal cord injury in which the vertebral body is very compressed. It usually occurs due to serious trauma, such as a vehicular accident, or a fall…

Treatment Of Spinal Disorders

By Jaimig Aljorna

Spinal disorders can be divided into 2 groups: congenital and degenerative (acquired). Congenital Diseases Congenital diseases are conditions with which you were born. If you feel numbness in the arms and legs, loss of extension of movement in your arms and legs, or weakening of your bones, it is important that you see one of…