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12 Possible Causes for Lumbar Compression Fracture, Sloping Shoulders

  • Osteoporosis

    In May 2001, a second MRT exhibited burst fracture of thoracic 8, end-plate fracture of thoracic 11, 12, lumbar 2-5 and compression fracture of lumbar 1.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If this happens, you may get any or all of these symptoms: Sloping shoulders Curve in the back Height loss Back pain Hunched posture What causes osteoporosis?[womenshealth.gov] We present the case of a 53-year-old man, who suffered a compression fracture of a lumbar vertebra after a generalised seizure and an atraumatic rib fracture 5 months later[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Spinal Stenosis

    […] or secondary tumor peripheral neuropathy osteoarthritis of hips or knees osteoporotic/ lumbar compression fracture myofascial pain rheumatoid arthritis lumbar degenerative[physio-pedia.com] Recognisable skeletal abnormalities include hypoplastic facial bones, hypoplastic clavicles, narrow and anteriorly sloping shoulders, bowing of both forearm bones, brachydactyly[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Another less common risk factor is osteoporosis as it can lead to compression fracture of the lumbar vertebrae that results in lumbar spinal stenosis.[medicinenet.com]

  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

    Fracture Section 10 Abdominal and Groin Pain Syndromes 72 Chapter Acute Pancreatitis 73 Chapter Chronic Pancreatitis 74 Chapter Ilioinguinal Neuralgia 75 Chapter Genitofemoral[euro-libris.ro] Weak shoulder muscles, long necks and sloped shoulders, poor posture and obesity may contribute to thoracic outlet syndrome.[ccohs.ca] Thoracic Outlet Syndrome patients display forward rotated shoulders that increases the slope of the first ribs, backwardly displacing the manubrium, posterior right and/or[tosinfo.com]

  • Platyspondyly

    Scoliosis and generalized osteoporosis with compression fractures can be seen (Smith 1967).[rrnursingschool.biz] shoulders Neurodevelopmental delay Hyperhidrosis Pes cavus Large earlobe Proptosis Nephroblastoma Hypothyroidism Inverted nipples Enlarged kidney Broad forehead Talipes Stiff[mendelian.co] In Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, platyspondyly affecting only the lumbar spine is characteristic (Kozlowski et al. 1991) (Fig. 3.9 a,b).[rrnursingschool.biz]

  • Callus Formation of the Clavicle

    fracture of thoracic vertenrae Th11 & Th12 (left side view) MIN86 9540 11 MIN86_9540_11.jpg Vertebral compression fracture articulating vertebrae from anterior aspect MIN86[museumoflondon.org.uk] Impression: [x] Shoulder Plain Film Dictation Indication: [x] Technique: [x] views of the [x] shoulder.[myradnotes.wordpress.com] I just broke my left collar bone (clavicle) in two places Tele-skiing (fell forward and my right ski tip got between my shoulder and the slope I smashed into- I ski with long[rockclimbing.com]

  • Posterior Fusion of Lumbosacral Vertebrae-Blepharoptosis Syndrome

    Compression fractures at lumbar levels may damage the cauda equina, the tail of nerve roots below the level of the spinal cord, but because of the strength of the ligaments[britannica.com] THE AXIS The inferior facets of the atlas fit the superior facets of the axis like epaulets on sloping shoulders (Fig. 7.16). The plane is about 110 to the vertical.[chiro.org] Fractures of the odontoid, the bony peg that forms a joint between the upper two vertebrae of the neck, may compress and severely damage the spinal cord; the odontoid process[britannica.com]

  • Edinburgh Malformation Syndrome

    Fractures Bassem Georgy, USA O2B-2.3 Evaluation of Dual Energy Myelography CT after Lumbar Osteosynthesis Astrid Grams, Germany O2B-2.4 MR Imaging in Adult Spinal Cord Injury[esnr.org] Sloping shoulders: shoulder muscles are underdeveloped; pectoral muscles are small or missing. Abnormally curved spine (scoliosis).[facialpalsy.org.uk] Ireland O2B-2.2 Comparison Between Radiofrequency Targeted Vertebral Augmentation, Balloon Kyphoplasty and Vertebroplasty using high Viscosity Cement in Treatment of Vertebral Compression[esnr.org]

  • Cardio-Spondylo-Carpo-Facial Syndrome

    Compression fractures at lumbar levels may damage the cauda equina, the tail of nerve roots below the level of the spinal cord, but because of the strength of the ligaments[britannica.com] Distinguishing features were a long face with narrow nose, high arched palate, prominent and dysmorphic ears, long neck, sloping shoulders and clavicles, winged, low, and[4h4.tantalize.us] shoulders Malabsorption Thick eyebrow Multiple renal cysts Large earlobe Sleep disturbance Nevus flammeus Progressive hearing impairment Arnold-Chiari malformation Hypercalciuria[mendelian.co]

  • X-linked Intellectual Disability Type Wilson

    Compression fractures at lumbar levels may damage the cauda equina, the tail of nerve roots below the level of the spinal cord, but because of the strength of the ligaments[britannica.com] shoulders Restlessness Scaphocephaly Striae distensae Hypopituitarism Cerebellar vermis atrophy Biparietal narrowing Truncal obesity Moderately short stature Abnormality[mendelian.co] Fractures of the odontoid, the bony peg that forms a joint between the upper two vertebrae of the neck, may compress and severely damage the spinal cord; the odontoid process[britannica.com]

  • Absence or Deformity of Leg- Cataract Syndrome

    Compression fractures at lumbar levels may damage the cauda equina, the tail of nerve roots below the level of the spinal cord, but because of the strength of the ligaments[britannica.com] Sloping narrow shoulders, hypoplasia of the radius and radio-ulnar synostosis have been noted in some cases.[oandplibrary.org] Fractures of the odontoid, the bony peg that forms a joint between the upper two vertebrae of the neck, may compress and severely damage the spinal cord; the odontoid process[britannica.com]

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