Acute central cervical cord injury due to disco dancing

J. Redmond, A. Thompson, M. Hutchinson

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Abstract

Acute central cervical cord injury is usually caused by sudden extension or occasionally by flexion movements in patients with cervical spondylosis. The authors report a case in a patient with this injury due to headbanging - a form of dancing involving rapid flexion-extension movements of the neck.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1704
Number of pages1
JournalThe BMJ
Volume286
Issue number6379
DOIs
StatePublished - 1983
Externally publishedYes

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