Spinal fractures are different than a broken arm or leg, a fracture or dislocation of
a vertebra can cause bone fragments to pinch and damage the spinal nerves or ...
Broken Bones & Injuries ... Most spinal fractures occur in the thoracic (midback)
and lumbar spine (lower ... A compression fracture of the lumbar (lower) spine.
If a spinal fracture is left untreated, the vertebra may heal in the "broken" or "
caved in" position. This can lead to increased forward curvature, or kyphosis, the
Mar 18, 2015 ... A vertebral compression fracture occurs when the bones of the spine become
broken due to trauma. Read about causes, surgery, and ...
There are three primary options for spine fracture treatment: conservative care,
kyphoplasty surgery, and vertebroplasty surgery...
Compression fractures of the back are broken vertebrae. Vertebrae are the ... The
pain is most commonly felt in the middle or lower spine. It can also be felt on ...
Apr 24, 2009 ... A man who had broken his spine in two places was sent home from hospital on
crutches - risking being paralysed.
Don't assume that an aching back means just a pulled muscle. It's among the
most common symptoms of vertebral fractures, small cracks in the vertebrae of
11 Things My Broken Back Taught Me. January 4, 2015. On October 21, I put on
my new boots, grabbed my new saddle, and hopped on my horse, as I'd done ...